Russell High pupils’ rhino Isibindi joins the Wildlands Rhino Parade

2013-11-25 00:00

RUSSELL High School pupils were both proud and emotional as they watched the formal handover of their rhino, Isibindi, to King Shaka International Airport last Friday.

Nomfundo Mkhwanazi, Noxolo Mkahathini, Sanele Mbanjwa, Peaceful Khumalo, Yamkela Madibi, Nonjabulo Khumalo, Malwande Guliwe, Sanele Mbanjwa, Nonjabulo Shezi, Sphumelele Hadebe, Malwande Bhengu, Ashley Voges and Nonkululeko Khumalo worked on the three-quarters life-size rhino for eight months. Isibindi is the latest addition to the Wildlands Conservation Trust’s Rhino Parade project, which aims to increase awareness of the war on rhino poaching.

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