Book clubs for school pupils throughout the country participated in the Funda Mzantsi National Championships that took place in George, Eastern Cape, from 23 to 27 September. The championship is in its ninth year and comprises of several categories including reading, debating, book reviewing and a spelling bee.
The Department of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture for the Sarah Baartman District attended and took part in the event. Pupils from various schools represented the district in the various categories.
Ndlambe Municipality has organised transport for pupils from the various schools involved to be taken to Port Alfred High School on Friday. The MEC for DSRAC, Fezeka Nkomonye-Bayeni, will present them with certificates for their achievements.
Presentations will take place at the school at 10am.