Chimpanzee

Baby Akira and Akati (Credit: Kelly Anne Berg via Detroit Zoo Facebook)

Detroit Zoo Mourns Sudden Death Of Chimpanzee

Zoo officials say the 28-year-old chimpanzee’s death was unexpected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2015

Zuhura can be seen clinging to Chiana as she carries her around the Great Apes of Harambee. (Credit: Tom Roy/The Detroit Zoo)

New Baby At Detroit Zoo Gives Visitors Reason To OOH-OOH And AHH-AHH

Zuhura can be seen clinging to her mother around the Detroit Zoo’s Great Apes of Harambee exhibit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013

Akira and Akati

Chimpanzee, Akira, Makes Her Debut At The Detroit Zoo

The Detroit Zoo’s newest top banana is sure to have mass a-peel. Akira, an adorable female chimpanzee born July 28, 2011, is charming Zoo staff and visitors alike at the Great Apes of Harambee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011