National Arts Festival spreads it wings to the United Arab Emirates: The Al Majaz Waterfront will be the event’s hub. “They are taking a long term view on the project. Festivals in Edinburgh, Makhanda [formerly known as Grahamstown], Adelaide and elsewhere all make mas…Source: “Makhanda” – BingNews. ANC hold secretive Thuma Mina meeting in Makhanda: The African National Congress’s Thuma Mina campaign turned out to be something of a secretive affair in Makhanda on Wednesday. Sarah Baartman ANC region chair Scara Njadayi had just arrived at Makhand…Source: “Makhanda” – BingNews. Water Wednesday: Day Zero could hit Makhanda (Grahamstown) in two months: The Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation (DWS), Pam Tshwete, visited Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown) this week and was told the city could run out of water in two months. Here is the weekly water a…Source: “Makhanda” – BingNews. North West inmate escapee re-arrested in Mthatha: Police spokesperson Captain Dineo Koena said Mandisi … [Read more...]
About Alan Straton: Passionate about Port Elizabeth and definitely NOT packing for Perth. Alan's ethos is epitomised in the words of Nelson Mandela; "I have fought against white domination and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the idea of a democratic and free society. If need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die."