University of Fort Hare agricultural technician Monwabisi Sibanga’s service towards development gets recognized by ETV. Sibanga will feature as a hero in the free to air channel’s series on ‘South African Heroes’ where they showcase the exceptional work done by ‘ordinary’ South Africans. He joined the Faculty of Agriculture at the University in 1974 as a general assistant, appointed technician in the 1980’s at the institution’s Honeydale Research Farm in Alice.
FNB UFH-Blues Director of Rugby, Elliot Fana, believes 2014 Varsity Shield season was by far the best for his side.The Alice based side capped off their brilliant season, where they ended an all-time best 3rd in the Varsity Shield, with wonderful news that seven of their players were drafted into the Border Bulldogs Vodacom Cup side. Those players are, Onke Dubase (flank), Oliver Zono (flyhalf), Sinesipho Nofemele (wing), Nkosikhona Nofuma (eightman), Lithabile Mgwadleka (centre), and Lundi Ralarala (centre).