Family desperately seeking R10m to rescue photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed

So as you know, we’ve been closely following the story of kidnapped photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed, who has been in captivity somewhere in Syria for the past two years. And some listeners would have probably seen the last video of Shiraaz in which he makes an urgent appeal for the SA government to assist him – this was absolutely heartbreaking to see. His family are now a raising funds to secure his freedom. Shiraaz’s former wife Shaaziya Brijlal joins to us this morning