Uganda's Oldest Chimpanzee Zakayo Dies
Zakayo was found abandoned on June 10, 1964, in Semiliki National Park in Bundibugyo District.
Monitor, 30 April 2018
Every year, at every birthday, ceremonial elegance and splendour welcomed Zakayo, Uganda's oldest but light-hearted chimpanzee. Read more »
Monitor, 26 April 2018
Uganda's conservation has been hit by yet another blow with the death of the oldest chimpanzee. Read more »
Uganda's oldest chimpanzee Zakayo celebrates his 53rd birthday in October 2017. He died on April 26, 2018.
Independent (Kampala), 29 October 2016
Thursday was a special day at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) as Zakayo, the oldest chimpanzee known in the country, celebrated its 53rd birthday. Read more »
Monitor, 28 October 2016
Zakayo, Uganda's oldest famous chimpanzee yesterday celebrated his 53rd birthday at Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) with pomp. Read more »
Uganda: Zakayo Celebrates 50th Birthday
New Vision, 23 September 2013
A three kilogramme fruit cake is what Zakayo, the alpha male at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) crunched and munched as he celebrated his 50th birthday. Read more »