Botanical Garden joins #Bringbackourgirls campaign

2014-05-20 00:00

FOLLOWING the shocking kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian young girls the South African Biodiversity Institute (Sanbi) KwaZulu-Natal National Botanical Garden has joined the #Bringbackourgirls global campaign.

In a statement released yesterday, Sanbi expressed its sadness about the abducted Nigerian girls.

CEO of Sanbi, Dr Tanya Abrahamse said, “Sanbi is an organisation that honours and respects people; particularly young people are shocked by these terrible events; bring back our girls.”

Abrahamse added, “Let us stand together in solidarity with the African Nation in showing our support to Nigeria and the families that have lost their children and hope that those girls will be released back to their families unharmed.”

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