Lions are extinct in 26 African countries and numbers in the wild have plummeted 43 percent over the last two decades.
Queen Elizabeth National Park is one of the national parks in Uganda with lions.
Netcare 911 confirmed the incident on its Twitter account.
"It seems the victim was poaching in the game park when he was attacked and killed by lions."
The farmer shot one dead and wounded another on Wednesday.
The lions roared in unison as they arrived shortly after dawn at their new home on the 5,000 hectare Emoya Big Cat Sanctuary in the north of South Africa...
"In five, 10 years, lions can disappear completely from Nigeria," says Kiki.
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