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Ndikahe Baby Gorilla

Sixth Gorilla Baby Born in Bwindi Forest

Sixth Gorilla Baby Born in Bwindi Forest

Ndikahe Baby Gorilla

The unprecedented fortunes continue to flow in Uganda’s vast tropical rain forest of Bwindi! A sixth baby gorilla has been born in just a space of 7 weeks! The baby has been born in the Mucunguzi Gorilla Family from the Rushaga Sector in Southern Bwindi. The mother of the baby has been identified as Ndikahe,

Rushegura Gorilla Baby

Bwindi Receives Fifth New Baby in Just Six Weeks

Bwindi Receives Fifth New Baby in Just Six Weeks

Rushegura Gorilla Baby

Gorilla Baby Boom in Bwindi! A fifth new baby has been born in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in just six weeks. The  Rushegura Gorilla Family welcomed a second bouncing cute baby from Ruterana, an adult female in the group. This has increased the family membership to 18 individuals. According to the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), the

Kibande Gorilla and Baby

New Born Baby Gorilla in Buhoma

New Born Baby Gorilla in Buhoma

Kibande Gorilla and Baby

Hurray! There’s a new born baby in the wilderness of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. A baby gorilla has been confirmed in the Buhoma Sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The Uganda Wildlife Authority has shared this exciting news with the world. In a press statement issued today the authority reported that “We are delighted to

Rafiki of Nkuringo

Rafiki Killers Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

Rafiki Killers Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

Rafiki of Nkuringo

A poacher who confessed haing killed Rafiki, a 25-year-old silverback gorilla in Bwindi has been sentenced to serve 11 years in Prison. The poacher who was arrested by the Uganda Wildlife Authority on June has been sentenced on charges of illegally entering a protected area and killing a gorilla. Rafiki who was the head of

Mubare Gorilla Baby

Two Gorilla Babies Born in Bwindi

Two Gorilla Babies Born in Bwindi

Mubare Gorilla Baby

At last we have some great news to share with you during this troubling time. Two gorilla babies have been born from Bwindi Forest. There is a baby boom in the forest with two gorillas born in two separate groups of Mubare and Oruzogo families in the same week. The baby gorilla in Mubare family

Ruhija Staff Quarters

New Accommodation Block for Staff at Ruhija

New Accommodation Block for Staff at Ruhija

Ruhija Staff Quarters

The Bwindi Mgahinga Conservation Area (BMCA) – Chief Warden Guma Nelson has commissioned a new accommodation block for staff based in Ruhija sector. The block has 6 kitchen units, 4 bathrooms and 04 water borne toilets. At the unveiling of the new structure, Chief Warden Guma noted that much as the block is not adequate

Furaha with a baby in Bwindi

Nkuringo Gorilla Family Stabilizes

Nkuringo Gorilla Family Stabilizes

Furaha with a baby in Bwindi

The fears of the Nkuringo Group splitting are no more after reports that the group has now stabilized. The group which lost Rafiki, a few weeks back to poaching has now stabilised and it has got a new leader. The group which comprises of now 11individuals is being led by Rwamutwe the dominant black back

Byamukama Felix

UWA Arrests Four Over Death of Rafiki

UWA Arrests Four Over Death of Rafiki

Byamukama Felix

The Uganda Wildlife Authority has arrested four poachers in the southern Sector of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park over the death of a gorilla known as Rafiki, the silverback of the famous Nkuringo Group. The arrest follows investigations into the silverback’s death by our personnel after a post-mortem report revealed that the silverback sustained an injury

Nshongi Baby Gorilla and Mother

Two New Baby Gorillas Born in Bwindi Forest

Two New Baby Gorillas Born in Bwindi Forest

Nshongi Baby Gorilla and Mother

Despite the suspension of gorilla trekking due to pandemic Covid-19, the park received two new born babies which have added on the population of gorillas in the jungle. The new born babies were born on 1st may 2020 and 25th may 2020 from Nshongi Gorilla family and Muyambi Gorilla family respectively. The good news has

Bwindi Baby Gorilla

Two Gorilla Babies Born in Bwindi

Two Gorilla Babies Born in Bwindi

Bwindi Baby Gorilla

It is double celebration in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park following the birth of two baby gorillas. The two babies have been born in Nshongi and Muyambi families of Rushaga Sector in Southern Bwindi Forest. The infant gorillas thought to have been born on April 25 and May 1, 2020 has caused excitement in both families.