The following is Elephant Orphan named: MADIBA  (foster now)

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MADIBA  Male  September 2003 Botswana, Southern Africa  Days old  Found in a river bed suffering from a deep head wound. Abandoned by family  Natural Causes 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MADIBA:

 Madiba feeding on lucerne in the Stockade Orphans join Madiba and a wild bull Madiba and Suguta Madiba with the orphans
Madiba feeding on lucerne in the Stockade
photo taken on 11/1/2017


Orphans join Madiba and a wild bull
photo taken on 8/14/2017


Madiba and Suguta
photo taken on 8/5/2017


Madiba with the orphans
photo taken on 7/31/2017


 Buchuma and Madiba drinking The orphans facing Ex Orphan Madiba Madiba and Olsekki Madiba smelling the area
Buchuma and Madiba drinking
photo taken on 2/27/2017


The orphans facing Ex Orphan Madiba
photo taken on 12/23/2016


Madiba and Olsekki
photo taken on 12/19/2016


Madiba smelling the area
photo taken on 12/10/2016


 Ex Orphan bull Madiba Madiba with Orwa Madiba and Ololoo with the orphans madiba communicates to orwa
Ex Orphan bull Madiba
photo taken on 11/10/2016


Madiba with Orwa
photo taken on 9/1/2016


Madiba and Ololoo with the orphans
photo taken on 8/16/2016


madiba communicates to orwa
photo taken on 7/30/2016


 Madiba arriving Madiba and Zurura wallowing Madiba and Bomani Madiba checking in
Madiba arriving
photo taken on 1/17/2016


Madiba and Zurura wallowing
photo taken on 1/1/2016


Madiba and Bomani
photo taken on 12/26/2015


Madiba checking in
photo taken on 12/26/2015


 Madiba drinking water with the juniors Madiba with juniors Madiba drinking at the stockade water trough Madiba and Orok visited the orphans
Madiba drinking water with the juniors
photo taken on 10/15/2015


Madiba with juniors
photo taken on 7/22/2015


Madiba drinking at the stockade water trough
photo taken on 6/22/2015


Madiba and Orok visited the orphans
photo taken on 4/16/2015


 Madiba with the orphans Madiba scratching Oroko plays with Madiba Madiba with the juniors
Madiba with the orphans
photo taken on 10/23/2014


Madiba scratching
photo taken on 10/9/2014


Oroko plays with Madiba
photo taken on 8/28/2014


Madiba with the juniors
photo taken on 7/20/2014


 Madiba Madiba and Ishanga Madiba and Kamboyo Madiba and Tomboi at the stockade
Madiba
photo taken on 7/10/2014


Madiba and Ishanga
photo taken on 5/26/2014


Madiba and Kamboyo
photo taken on 5/12/2014


Madiba and Tomboi at the stockade
photo taken on 4/17/2014


 Madiba Madiba with the orphans Kanjoro pushing with Madiba Madiba at the stockade
Madiba
photo taken on 3/17/2014


Madiba with the orphans
photo taken on 3/10/2014


Kanjoro pushing with Madiba
photo taken on 2/17/2014


Madiba at the stockade
photo taken on 1/1/2014


 Madiba at the stocakde compound Madiba with the orphans Madiba Madiba
Madiba at the stocakde compound
photo taken on 12/26/2013


Madiba with the orphans
photo taken on 12/14/2013


Madiba
photo taken on 12/14/2013


Madiba
photo taken on 10/2/2013


 Madiba Ithumbah and Madiba Madiba Madiba
Madiba
photo taken on 8/15/2013


Ithumbah and Madiba
photo taken on 6/26/2013


Madiba
photo taken on 5/21/2013


Madiba
photo taken on 4/24/2013


 madiba & wild elephant Madiba and Ololoo mudbathing Madiba and Tomboi playing Madiba at the mudbath
madiba & wild elephant
photo taken on 2/24/2013


Madiba and Ololoo mudbathing
photo taken on 8/5/2012


Madiba and Tomboi playing
photo taken on 7/26/2012


Madiba at the mudbath
photo taken on 5/26/2012


 Madiba going into the water Madiba and Kora have a drink at the stockade Madiba Madiba
Madiba going into the water
photo taken on 5/11/2012


Madiba and Kora have a drink at the stockade
photo taken on 2/15/2012


Madiba
photo taken on 7/31/2011


Madiba
photo taken on 6/28/2011


 Wendi & Madiba having a drink Madiba with Chaimu and Ithumbah Madiba Madiba and a wild elephant
Wendi & Madiba having a drink
photo taken on 5/9/2011


Madiba with Chaimu and Ithumbah
photo taken on 4/10/2011


Madiba
photo taken on 4/5/2011


Madiba and a wild elephant
photo taken on 3/5/2011


 Madiba Madiba & Challa Madiba Madiba
Madiba
photo taken on 11/4/2010


Madiba & Challa
photo taken on 6/14/2010


Madiba
photo taken on 5/18/2010


Madiba
photo taken on 4/10/2010


 Madiba Madiba Madiba Sunyei, Galana, Madiba & Ndomot taking water
Madiba
photo taken on 3/30/2010


Madiba
photo taken on 2/19/2010


Madiba
photo taken on 1/30/2010


Sunyei, Galana, Madiba & Ndomot taking water
photo taken on 1/22/2010


 Madiba scratching Madiba at the field Madiba on rocky terrain Kenze and Madiba
Madiba scratching
photo taken on 1/20/2010


Madiba at the field
photo taken on 5/17/2009


Madiba on rocky terrain
photo taken on 4/17/2009


Kenze and Madiba
photo taken on 3/4/2009


 Madiba having some water Madiba Sunyei communicates to Madiba Madiba
Madiba having some water
photo taken on 2/11/2009


Madiba
photo taken on 11/21/2008


Sunyei communicates to Madiba
photo taken on 10/28/2008


Madiba
photo taken on 9/17/2008


 Madiba scratching Madiba covered in mud Madiba heading for the water Madiba
Madiba scratching
photo taken on 5/22/2008


Madiba covered in mud
photo taken on 4/25/2008


Madiba heading for the water
photo taken on 3/21/2008


Madiba
photo taken on 1/23/2008


 Madiba rolls on the wet road after the rains Madiba relaxing under a tree Madiba Madiba & Ndomot
Madiba rolls on the wet road after the rains
photo taken on 1/1/2008


Madiba relaxing under a tree
photo taken on 12/17/2007


Madiba
photo taken on 11/22/2007


Madiba & Ndomot
photo taken on 10/5/2007


 Madiba feeding Madiba Madiba mounts Lualeni Madiba
Madiba feeding
photo taken on 8/21/2007


Madiba
photo taken on 7/27/2007


Madiba mounts Lualeni
photo taken on 6/12/2007


Madiba
photo taken on 5/22/2007


 Madiba busy browsing in the field Madiba Madiba wallowing Madiba at the mudbath
Madiba busy browsing in the field
photo taken on 4/11/2007


Madiba
photo taken on 3/10/2007


Madiba wallowing
photo taken on 2/14/2007


Madiba at the mudbath
photo taken on 2/5/2007


 madiba blowing bubbles in the water Challa and Madiba playing together Challa and Madiba at the mudbath Madiba browsing on his own
madiba blowing bubbles in the water
photo taken on 12/9/2006


Challa and Madiba playing together
photo taken on 10/22/2006


Challa and Madiba at the mudbath
photo taken on 9/18/2006


Madiba browsing on his own
photo taken on 8/3/2006


 Madiba blowing dust Madiba at the mudwallow Madiba browsing Madiba scratching
Madiba blowing dust
photo taken on 7/24/2006


Madiba at the mudwallow
photo taken on 6/3/2006


Madiba browsing
photo taken on 4/22/2006


Madiba scratching
photo taken on 3/28/2006


 Madiba searching for a green branch Madiba relaxing Madiba rumbling upon spotting the warthogs Madiba rubbing against a tree
Madiba searching for a green branch
photo taken on 2/12/2006


Madiba relaxing
photo taken on 11/12/2005


Madiba rumbling upon spotting the warthogs
photo taken on 9/2/2005


Madiba rubbing against a tree
photo taken on 8/10/2005


 Madiba out in the bush at Ithumba Madiba going for a walk in the bush Mr. Madiba browsing in the bush A close up of Madiba
Madiba out in the bush at Ithumba
photo taken on 7/9/2005


Madiba going for a walk in the bush
photo taken on 6/28/2005


Mr. Madiba browsing in the bush
photo taken on 6/20/2005


A close up of Madiba
photo taken on 5/14/2005


 Madiba lieing down with Lualeni standing Thoma Left of picture Madiba, and right Ndomot Madiba enjoying his mudbath
Madiba lieing down with Lualeni standing
photo taken on 2/28/2005


Thoma
photo taken on 2/9/2005


Left of picture Madiba, and right Ndomot
photo taken on 12/25/2004


Madiba enjoying his mudbath
photo taken on 12/18/2004


 Madiba lays his trunk on Ndomot Madiba having a mudbath (right) Madiba clowning around Ndomot and Madiba play fighting
Madiba lays his trunk on Ndomot
photo taken on 12/7/2004


Madiba having a mudbath (right)
photo taken on 11/16/2004


Madiba clowning around
photo taken on 11/2/2004


Ndomot and Madiba play fighting
photo taken on 11/1/2004


 Ndomot climbing on Madiba Madiba on the right with his friends Ndomot and Sunyei Madiba our fuzzy new arrival Madiba settling in
Ndomot climbing on Madiba
photo taken on 10/27/2004


Madiba on the right with his friends Ndomot and Sunyei
photo taken on 10/15/2004


Madiba our fuzzy new arrival
photo taken on 12/26/2003


Madiba settling in
photo taken on 12/26/2003


 Madiba with Wendi three days after arriving in Nairobi Madiba on this third day totally settled Madiba settles into his stable Madiba with Julius having a light dustbath.  He arrived as such a fuzzy little elephant
Madiba with Wendi three days after arriving in Nairobi
photo taken on 12/26/2003


Madiba on this third day totally settled
photo taken on 12/26/2003


Madiba settles into his stable
photo taken on 12/23/2003


Madiba with Julius having a light dustbath. He arrived as such a fuzzy little elephant
photo taken on 12/23/2003


 Madiba in his crate is carefully lowered onto the DSWT landrover The landrover parks close to the PC 12 aircraft so that Madiba's crate could be manoeuvred off the plane The plane carrying Madiba arrives the evening of 23rd December The Trust's Keepers stand by on the apron waiting for Madiba's arrival
Madiba in his crate is carefully lowered onto the DSWT landrover
photo taken on 12/23/2003


The landrover parks close to the PC 12 aircraft so that Madiba's crate could be manoeuvred off the plane
photo taken on 12/23/2003


The plane carrying Madiba arrives the evening of 23rd December
photo taken on 12/23/2003


The Trust's Keepers stand by on the apron waiting for Madiba's arrival
photo taken on 12/23/2003


 Madiba (Olly) with Karen Trendler
Madiba (Olly) with Karen Trendler
photo taken on 12/15/2003


 
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