20 August 2017
Ibrahim, the young Rototom Sunsplash festivalgoer who died las August 15 on Heliopolis beach in Benicassim, finally heads home to Senegal
In addition the recollection that his family and friends organized during the festival, the Rototom Sunsplash has contributed to ensure that the necessary fund and resources were available to cover the Ibra’s repatriation costs.
Here following the indications of the young man’s father and family, who want to share their message of thanks to all those who participated in this initiative:
“In the name of Ibra’s family and friends, we want to inform you that thanks to your help it has been possible to move Ibra’s body to Senegal with his family.
Thanks from the heart to all of you for your day to day help at such a sad time. Without you it would not have been possible.
Our most sincere thanks to the organization of the Rototom Sunsplash for helping and supporting us in each of the steps related to the repatriation of Ibra’s body to Senegal.
We would like to mention two people in particular. One is Marco, the Rototom organizations coordinator; the other is Diana, who worked in the African Village. Thank you very much for your help. We are eternally grateful for everything that you have done for Ibra. There are no words to describe how we feel.
Many thanks and a big hug for all of you”.
Friends and family of Ibra