Gordhan seals Makana handover

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Pravin Gordhan was in town yesterday to rubber-stamp a decision to officially place Makana Municipality under administration.

Mayor commends City's peacekeepers

Grahamstown briefly forgot its troubles as the soldiers of the 6 South African Infantry Battalion (6 SAI) presented an exciting display of marching, music and equipment through the city's streets on Thursday 28 August.

Protesters flock to city centre

Protesters, led by the Unemployed People's Movement (UPM), brought the Grahamstown city centre to a standstill around midday on Wednesday 27 August.

Sexual Violence in Gtown - Where are we Going Wrong?

This week, Up4Debate gives thought to the fact that we are now at the end of August, a month that is generally dedicated to campaigns for women’s rights.

Water cuts take their toll

Grahamstown's water supply should be back to normal by the morning of Thursday 28 August, according to municipal officials.

This comes as major institutions, private residents and businesses across the city struggle to cope with outages, now into their fifth day.