New addition at London Zoo

A new silverback gorilla is settling in at London Zoo.

Joining the family

New silverback gorilla joins London Zoo. Fifteen-year-old western lowland gorilla Kumbuka arrived in London two weeks ago from Paignton Zoo in Devon and, despite never having had a female mate before, has already been spotted flirting with females Mjukuu and Effie.

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New gorilla for London Zoo

Male gorillas at London Zoo - like the one above - will have a new companion today. Credit: Fiona Hanson/PA Wire

There are already female gorillas at London Zoo, but today a new male gorilla will be unveiled.

He's quite the personality - and has already been spotted flirting with some females.