Naje haje haje
Thick-bodied cobra, brown to greyish above with paler stomach which is blotched with darker spots, tail quite long. A snake of savannah or light woodland at medium altitude, may grow to over 2 metres. Active by day and night, mostly on the ground. Lives in holes or termite mounds, rocky areas. Makes sharp, explosive hiss when threatened, stands and spreads wide "hood".
Symptons - Early sympton of envenomation may be burning pain, some swelling and then Progressive Weakness Syndrome develops.
Polyvalent antivenom treatment