Koko the gorilla was born in the San Francisco Zoo in 1971.
In 2001, the organization contributed to the construction of a gorilla enclosure in Cameroon named after Michael.
According to an ape conservation activist (who wishes to remain anonymous) and three former employees, little has been done since then.
“Ndume needs to be taken away, back to the Cincinnati Zoo or somewhere he’s able to be socialized into a troop and lead a normal life,” said Sarah.
Blogger Forsythe created a petition asking the Cincinnati Zoo to reclaim Ndume, which more than 3,700 people signed.
from disgruntled former employees.” One wonders why so many employees were disgruntled in the first place.