Winter gifts for G’town

The Gift of the Givers in association with Makana Municipality and SAfm donated blankets, food and hygiene parcels to Ethembeni residents on Monday 4 July. The outreach is part of the Gift of the Givers annual programme.

SPCA fundraiser

Fine Arts Artist, Jennefer Ann Gordon Grant's painting is being raffled in aid of SPCA Grahamstown. 

Fires under control

Makana Municipality Fire Chief William Welkom says the fires on both the west and east of Grahamstown have abated.
"The fire south-west of Grahamstown seems to be out at the moment," Welkom said around midday on Tuesday 28 June.
Makana fire fighters have been monitoring the area day and night.

Rhodes netball team participates in USSA

The Rhodes University Netball Club competed in the University Sport South Africa (USSA) netball championship that ran from 4 to 8 July at the University of Cape Town in the Western Cape.

Fire fighting boost for Makana

In a neat public-private match, Santam Insurance Company handed over fire equipment worth R220 000 to the Makana Local Municipality Fire and Rescue Services this week.