Few days after the news of Al Ain Zoo baby rhino Sudan, Leipzig Zoo (DE) annouced the name for its Eastern Black Rhino calf born in December 2017.

The Zoo asked help in naming the baby born 17 years after his only sister Sarafine and people step in promply. According to this post the Zoo published on its Facebook page, more than 4 000 suggestions were given with the name Sudan being the most given (43 times).

Here the video which shows mother Saba and her baby Sudan out for the naming ceremony.


Port Lympne (UK) announced with this video that it has given a name to one of the two Eastern Black Rhino calves born in January. The female calf born to first-time mother Solio has received the name Milimba, an original and very appreciated one.