Makana celebrates National Science Week

Makana is on the map of municipalities that will host activities to celebrate National Science Week from 1-8 August. National Science Week, an initiative of the Department of Science and Technology, is an annual country-wide celebration of science that involves stakeholders conducting science-related activities at multiple sites in all nine provinces simultaneously.

Eskom power update

Eskom's load-shedding status is changing by the hour. Here's where we post their updates as we get them.

Municipal ditch almost killed a child

Grahamstown police have reported that a five-year-old child almost died after he fell into a ditch that was full of water in Siegefried Street near Fort England Hospital on Sunday.

Winter Rose aim to keep top slot

After two weeks of no action, Winter Rose is travelling to Port Alfred with the hopes of maintaining their pole position on the log. The Grahamstown side has been inactive for the past two weeks, with last week's matches suspended due to bad weather.

SCIENCE WEEK An ocean of opportunity

There's a world of fascination and opportunity in science says Nkosinathi Mazungula, research collections officer at the South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB).