Ndakasi , The mountain gorilla who went viral after posing for a relaxed selfie with their guardian rangers, has died after a long illness aged 14 ,

She passed away in the arms of one of the rangers who rescued her as a baby, Andre Bauma, at gorilla orphanage at virunga in the DRC, Africas oldest national park.

Bauma rescued Ndakasi as a two month old in 2007 after poachers killed her parents, Ndakasi was still clinging to her Dead mother when they found her.

Ndakasi shot to global fame in 2019 when she and another female gorilla, Ndeze, photo bombed a selfie taken by another ranger.

They were trying to imitate the rangers who raised them, a park official said.

Now go and watch the documentary Virunga on Netflix it captures the story of the gorillas!