Her driver also survived the attack and drove her to the airport in Laikipia, where she was airlifted to the capital, Nairobi, for further treatment, Chepkowny said.Gallmann, known for her bestselling book 'I Dreamed of Africa,' which became a movie by the same name starring Kim Basinger (pictured, right) , was patrolling the ranch when she was shot in the stomach Richard Constant, the deputy chairman of the Laikipia Farmers Association, said suspicion falls on herders from the Pokot community who have invaded Gallmann's ranch several times.significantly less In this picture from a movie footage taken on May perhaps three, 2000 in New York, the Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann speaks for the duration of an job interview.Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for …
Earlier this week, police reportedly shot dead about 100 cattle in the surrounding conservancy.
Lodges belonging to Gallmann were burned by the herders last month.
This East African nation is facing a drought that has affected half the country and has been declared a national disaster.
Herders have been invading private property in search of fresh grazing in the drought-stricken Laikipia region.
British rancher Tristan Voorspuy, who also ran a safari company, was shot dead in early March while inspecting his lodges in Laikipia.