The kidnappers of the 12-year-old girl ran off and left her in the savannah when they spotted three lions.
According to reports, the girl whose name was not revealed, was taken by her abductors to the Savannah where she was abused.
Fortunately, three lions appeared which made the kidnappers run off leaving her at the mercy of the beasts.
Instead of treating her as a meal, the lions instead stayed with her until a search party found her and took her away.
The strange occurrence was a mystery to the inhabitants of the area who are used to frequent attacks by the big cats.