Load shedding: The good, the bad and the ugly
Citizen Voices / Municipal Services

Load shedding: The good, the bad and the ugly

As load shedding seems to be in full swing and showing no sign of getting better, all Grahamstown residents are inconveniently left in the dark and left to adjust to the situation. However, how do the businesses in Grahamstown, depending largely on power supply to operate, deal with the national electricity crisis? Luyanda Mahlinza spoke … Continue reading

Section 27 – Grahamstown’s  Constitutional Right to Water
Legal / Municipal Services

Section 27 – Grahamstown’s Constitutional Right to Water

In light of Grahamstown’s seemingly ongoing water outages, knowing one’s rights has become increasingly important. Megan Whittington explores the importance of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, the right to have access to sufficient water, and whether or not our human rights are actually being infringed upon by these water outages. Continue reading