• ”THE RISING STAR”

    Napoleon Bonaparte, a famous French revolution military leader once said: “Great ambition is the passion of great character”. This is true of one of the chimpanzees’ residents at Ngamba Island chimpanzee sanctuary, home to 49 orphaned and rescued chimpanzees. One chimp Oketch, rescued from Arua in Northern Uganda and named so to mean ‘one born […]

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  • Sports Day Competitions at Neighbouring Island

    Check out the awesome photos of our very successful Sports Day. Most of the neighboring islands came to compete in games of football and netball to include receiving their awards for best clean community among others. Thank you BORN FREE for this great gift. The day was full of excitement and an over joyful crowd. […]

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  • Check out the latest from Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary

    How Chimpanzees Make Economic Decisions  There are two research projects currently running at Ngamba Island by researchers from Max Planck Institute and the University of Warwick.   Lou Marie Haux, from the University of Warwick, UK, is running a series of studies to establish how chimpanzees make economic decisions. Do they choose a safe reward […]

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