TV News LIES

Tuesday, May 22nd

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Science British gorilla expert murdered in Cameroon

British gorilla expert murdered in Cameroon

Gorilla expert Ymke Warren has been murdered in Cameroon

Primatologist Ymke Warren, 40, had her throat slit after she was bound and gagged when she confronted an intruder at the home she shared with her boyfriend Aaron Nicholas in the coastal town of Limbe.

Dr, Warren escaped the genocide in Rwanda in the early 90s, and then ran the Dian Fossey project studying Cross River gorillas, one of west Africa's most threatened primate populations.

Jillian Miller, director of The Gorilla Organisation in London, said Dr Warren was a highly experienced primatologist who had studied at University College London and Roehampton University.

She said: "She escaped the genocide in Rwanda in the early 90s, and then ran the Dian Fossey project." Dian Fossey was an American zoologist who was murdered by unknown attackers in Rwanda in 1985. She was immortalised in the film Gorillas in the Mist, starring Sigourney Weaver.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


NASA launches InSight lander toward Mars

NASA launches InSight lander toward MarsIn a first for the West Coast, an Atlas 5 rocket boosted a robotic Mars lander...

NASA to launch satellite looking for 20,000 new exoplanets

NASA to launch satellite looking for exoplanets NASA is set to launch the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) on Monday, starting a new...

NASA Mars Mission Faces Setback After Heat Shield Cracks Under Pressure

NASA setback: heat shield on Mars probe cracks A critical part of NASA's next $2 billion rover mission to Mars broke during testing earlier...

Stephen Hawking: Visionary physicist dies aged 76

Stephen Hawking World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!