08 August 2020,   16:30
More than 400 elephants found dead in Botswana

More than 400 elephants have died in northern Botswana in a mysterious mass die-off described by scientists as a “conservation disaster”.

No one knows why the animals are dying, with lab results on samples still weeks away, according to the government.

Botswana is home to a third of Africa"s declining elephant population.