Dating sudan male
A rhinoceros dubbed the world's most eligible bachelor is debuting on Tinder, and a swipe right could help save his species.
Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya partnered with dating app Tinder to launch a campaign to raise awareness about the rhino, named Sudan, who the conservancy says is the only remaining male northern white rhino in the world.
Sudan, 43, the last male northern white rhino, is certainly under a lot of pressure.
Although there are still two existing female northern white rhinos in the world -- 17-year-old Satu and 27-year-old Najin -- the trio are unable to breed naturally.
Sudan is under 24-7 armed guard on the conservancy's sprawling, 90,000-acre wildlife refuge in Central Kenya.Unlike many others who is on the dating application to have fun, the rhino, named Sudan, is making a last-ditch effort to save his species from extinction.According to a report from the Associated Press, the campaign is called "The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World" and is a partnership between Kenyan wildlife group Ol Pejeta Conservancy and the Tinder dating application. In the Middle Ages, Arabs named the area that is present-day Sudan "Bilad al-Sudan," or "land of the black people." The north is primarily Arab Muslims, whereas the south is largely black African, and not Muslim.There is strong animosity between the two groups and each has its own culture and traditions. It shares borders with Egypt, Libya, Chad, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and Ethiopia.