Led by Shabani, gorillas challenge koalas for popularity title at Nagoya zoo

Expectations are running high that Shabani, a male gorilla famed for his “good looks,” may win the prize for most popular animal at Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Nagoya. If Shabani wins the biennial contest, which is determined by visitor …
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