MUREBA - JUVENILE
Meaning of name: Translated from Rukiga the name literally means: ‘Holds-eye-contact’
Age: Between 3 and 5 years
Who’s yo daddy? Nshongi, or Mishaya or Kakono
Who’s yo mama? Uncertain
Introducing a juvenile mountain gorilla with a difference; unlike the others who are given to friskiness, Mureba is the sharp-eyed, observant type. Watching and waiting are his favourite pastimes.
Should you sense a pair of eyes keenly studying you when you come visiting this family, chances are, it will be the intelligent eyes of Mureba. What does he watch for, you wonder? Could it be that he’s on the look-out for new friends?