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Name the baby gorilla

The Toronto Zoo says it needs helps naming its new baby gorilla.

The female western lowland gorilla was born at the zoo on Jan. 10 to mom Ngozi and dad Charles.

The zoo says the three-month-old baby is the 15th gorilla to be sired by Charles and born at the Toronto Zoo since it opened in 1974.

Names can be submitted online on the zoo's website until April 22 and the winning name will be announced at the end of the month.

The zoo says the name should be suitable for a female and African names are desired.

The name must also start with the letter "N" in line with the zoo's tradition of naming baby gorillas with the first initial from the mother's name.

The baby's older brother Nassir was born in 2009.

Enter the contest here.

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