New baby giraffe at Phoenix Zoo is named Rafiki thanks to Beth and Friends and all the people who voted online! With almost 16,000 people casting votes, Rafiki won with almost 40% of the vote. Rafiki is a Swahili name which means "friend."
Rafiki is still in the barn spending time with his mother Imara and will be out into the Savanna soon. Click Here to become a member of the Phoenix Zoo so you can see baby Rafiki!