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MEC Makupula to Handover Nolusapho Primary School as part of ASIDI, 10 September 2015

Eastern Cape Education MEC Mandla Makupula will tomorrow, Friday 11 September 2015 continue to deliver sustainable change to rural education with the official handover of Nolusapho Primary School in Mahlubini Village, Eastern Cape. This is one of the schools built under the Accelerated Schools Infrastructure Delivery Initiative (ASIDI) programme of the Department of Basic Education.

Built at a cost in excess of R 9 Million, Nolusapho Primary School forms part of the R8.2-billion ASIDI programme whose mandate is to eradicate schools built from inappropriate material. It is also ensures that every school built has the necessary provision of the basic services which includes water, sanitation and electricity to those schools that never had any before.


ASIDI schools are helping to restore dignity and pride of our people and the new state of the art facility at Nolusapho will provide an enabling environment that encourages optimum learning and teaching.


Members of the Media are invited to witness the handover as follows:

Date:                Friday, 11 September 2015

Time:               09h00

Venue:             Nolusapho Primary School, Mahlubini Village, Stutterheim Eastern Cape



Enquiries:    Albert Gumbo:  082 317 5691

Terence Khala: 081 758 1546










From Queenstown

  • Continue to Louis Botha St/N6/R61 5 min (4.0 km)
  • Head southeast on Royganna Rd 900 m
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street 3.2 km
  • Follow R61 to Cofimvaba 44 min (75.4 km)
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Louis Botha St/N6/R61 Continue to follow N6/R61 13.9 km
  • Turn right onto R61 61.5 km
  • Drive to your destination 31 min (14.7 km)
  • Turn right 4.6 km
  • Continue straight 2.2 km
  • Keep right 5.6 km
  • Continue straight 25 m
  • Keep left 190 m
  • Slight right 300 m
  • Slight left
  • Destination will be on the right


From East London


 Take Pompies Pillar Ave to Settlers Way/R72 2 min (550 m)

  • Head south on Pompies Pillar Ave toward Rosemount Ave 450 m
  • Turn left onto Jan Smuts Ave 57 m
  • Turn right onto Camden Rd 58 m
  • Drive along N2 and Grahamstown Rd 1 h 3 min (86.1 km)
  • Turn left onto Settlers Way/R72
  • Continue to follow R72 5.7 km

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Fleet St/R72 170 m

  • Turn left onto Cambridge St 800 m
  • Cambridge St turns right and becomes Commercial Rd 1.0 km
  • Turn left onto Fitzpatrick Rd/R72
  • Continue to follow R72 1.5 km
  • Keep right to continue on N E Expy/R72 3.9 km
  • Turn right to merge onto N2 toward Mthatha 54.8 km
  • Turn left onto Grahamstown Rd 18.3 km
  • Continue to R352 1 h 17 min (62.0 km)
  • Turn right 26.6 km
  • Turn right 28.4 km
  • Continue onto R352 7.0 km
  • Turn left to stay on R352 8 min (9.0 km)
  • Drive to your destination 16 min (9.1 km)
  • Turn left 2.7 km
  • Continue straight 850 m
  • Slight left 3.6 km
  • Turn left 350 m
  • Turn right 230 m
  • Slight left
  • Destination will be on the right
  • 1.4 km

Nolusapho SP School

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Written By: buhlebendalo somgede
Date Posted: 8/7/2019
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