The Last Male Northern White Rhino Died in Kenya,- The last male northern white rhino has died. Sudan was the last male of his subspecies on the planet. Now only two females are left, his daughter and granddaughter. Sudan was put under 24-hour armed guard in 2015 to protect him from poachers.

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In 2017 the white rhino joined a dating app Tinder as part of fundraising efforts by conservationists. He was finally put to sleep following age-related complications. The only hope for preserving his subspecies lies in developing IVF using stored semen and surrogate southern white rhinos.