Kianga with her baby boy
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Mother and baby bonobo apes 'doing well'

9 March 2016 Last updated at 02:59 GMT

Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire has announced the birth of a bonobo ape.

First-time mother Kianga gave birth to the male at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire on 9 February.

It is one of only 11 births of the endangered animal in zoos across the world in the past 12 months.

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