On the evening of the 5th September, Samburu tribesman in the Wamba area named Leguuti at Lodingokure town in Northern Kenya, rescued a young orphaned elephant. After a struggle, they managed to overpower the two year old elephant and took it to Lodingokure school where they locked it in a classroom overnight.
13 years old
10 September 2009
Samburu, Meibai Community Conservancy
Date of Birth (approximate)
10 September 2007
Age at Rescue
2 years old (approx)
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Meibai after a dust bath
Meibai and Mteto having a drink
Taita plays with Meibai
Naisula Kitirua and Meibai have a nap