Getaway journalist Christie Fynn reports back from Aquila Private Game Reserve on the recovery of ABSA, the rhino involved in the weekend’s poaching incident.
I couldn’t handle sitting back behind my desk watching Aquila’s updates about ABSA’s progress on their social media platforms. I felt helpless and was itching to get back out to the reserve to report to you firsthand how the big guy’s getting on. Here is ABSA’s day-by-day progress since I was there on Sunday 21 August 2011. (read more: The Aquila rhino massacre – ABSA’s progress.)
Update 09h50 – It’s just been reported that ABSA has died.