Africa's Hunters

Monday 19:40 CAT

Promo

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Next trasmissions on tv

  1. Monday 25 March at 19:40 CAT

    Survivors of The Plains (Season 1)

  2. Tuesday 26 March at 05:10 CAT

    Survivors of The Plains (Season 1)

  3. Tuesday 26 March at 19:40 CAT

    The Trials of Olimba (Season 2)

Synopsis

A wise old leopard is challenged by a young rival; a lion cub struggles to find his place in the pride; and a lowly young hyena needs to grow up fast as the dry season takes hold. Powerful, personal stories will reveal the unique characters and amazing adaptations of Africa's top predators, followed in intimate detail, in the Zambian wilderness.

Clips

Episodes

  • The Trials of Olimba

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    In the heart of Zambia's Luangwa Valley lies one of the best leopard territories going. It's a patchwork of habitats - shady woodland full of comfortable trees for resting in, and short grass plains packed with antelope.

    Next Showing
    Tuesday 26 March at 19:40 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
    Next Showing
    Wednesday 27 March at 05:10 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
  • Brothers in Arms

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    The Nsefu Pride of lions lives on the banks of the Luangwa River in Zambia. Experienced lionesses bring up a family of youngsters. Seven new cubs are born into the wet season - not the easiest time.

    Next Showing
    Wednesday 27 March at 19:35 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
    Next Showing
    Thursday 18 April at 19:40 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
  • Kings of Nsefu

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    Two big male lions, twin brothers with a powerful bond, have ruled the Nsefu Pride for three years - they're fathers to all the young, and protectors of their territory.

    Next Showing
    Thursday 28 March at 19:35 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
    Next Showing
    Friday 29 March at 05:15 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
  • The Lost Prince

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    The story of a young male hyena, called Mizumu, embarking on the most challenging journey of his life; to find a new clan.

    Next Showing
    Friday 29 March at 19:40 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
    Next Showing
    Saturday 30 March at 05:15 CAT
    On National Geographic WILD
  • The Hot Springs Pack

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    A family of wild dogs - the Hot Springs Pack - lives in a pristine corner of Zambia's Luangwa Valley. The alpha female has pups in the den, the latest of several litters she and her lifelong partner have had together

  • Heir to the Clan

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    There's a new face in a family of spotted hyenas. Spotty is a princess, the daughter of an alpha female, and destined to be leader of the Chimbwe Clan that live in the heart of Zambia's Luangwa Valley.