Park ranger murdered while trying to protect Congo's rare gorillas

Munganga Nzonga Jacques died in a region of Kahuzi Biega national park previously believed to be safe for the gorillas

The Guardian/Mongabay

Last updated on 21 October 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species: 
Gorilla beringei
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals