Rwanda’s rhino population grows, tourists expected to increase

A black rhinoceros, that was shipped to Rwanda from Zoo Safari Park Dvur Kralove in the Czech Republic, walks inside its pen at the Akagera National Park, in eastern Rwanda, June 24, 2019. REUTERS/Jean Bizimana

KIGALI (Reuters) – Rhino keepers who successfully delivered five endangered black rhinos to Rwanda spent months hugging and coddling them inside their transport boxes to prepare them for the journey, a rhino handler told Reuters as the animals were freed on Monday. The two male and three female eastern black rhinoceroses were flown from Safari […]

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