An open letter to the mayor, the municipal manager and the Makana Municipality councillors
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.
Update from the Dean of Students on the current water outage
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.
Dean of Students’ Statement on the current water outage
The recent water outages at Chris Hani, Cullen Bowles, Rosa Parks, Calata, Margaret Smith, Amina Cachalia, Ellen Kuzwayo, Joe Slovo, Centenary, Dingemans and Livingstone have continued unabated today.