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    Family of poet Gboyega Odubanjo raise over £60,000 to start foundation in his memory

    The family of poet Gboyega Odubanjo, who died after going missing at Shambala music festival, have raised over £60,000 to help launch a foundation in his memory.

    The 27-year-old was last seen in the Kelmarsh area of Northamptonshire at around 4am on Saturday 26th August, having attended Shambala with friends. The award-winning poet and Roundhouse Resident artist had been scheduled to perform at the festival on Sunday, but did not turn up for his set.

    Family and friends launched a social media campaign and organised community search parties in the area, while police officers, detectives, and various rescue teams conducted a five-day search effort.

    In a statement issued on Thursday 31st August, Northamptonshire Police said:…

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