The situation has improved since yesterday, and all pumps are now operational. Purification is in process.
Rhodes University views itself as an integral part of the Makana region and the Eastern Cape. We are willing to shoulder responsibility in the search for collective solutions to problems that confront our community.
14 Aug 2013 08h30 - Unfortunately there has been no change in the situation overnight: there are currently 42 residences which are without any water. The most recent report from Makana Municipality indicates that the planned repairs on the Waainek pump were not successful, and the pump is still not operational.