Bhisho


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Bhisho

(ˈbɪʃəʊ)
n
(Placename) a town in S South Africa, on the Buffalo River adjacent to King Williams Town; the capital of Eastern Cape, it was formerly the capital of the Ciskei Bantu homeland: it is the centre of a sheep and cattle ranching area with various industries
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SANRAL has trained 26 CIDB grade one and two SMMEs on the first phase of the rehabilitation project of the N2 from Buffalo River to Breidbach and the R63 from Alexandra Road to Bhisho.
He had appealed to the health leaders in both provinces, the first time at a memorial service for the Durban comserve, Dr Senzokwakhe Mkhize (murdered on duty in 2012) and then after the Eastern Cape protest march on Bhisho by a broad protest coalition late last year.
Santaco Express plans one or two flights a day from Lanseria and Cape Town International to Bhisho in the Eastern Cape, home to a good many taxi drivers and commuters in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
He has been transferred to the provincial health department offices in Bhisho until then.
Here in the shadow of the Bhisho football stadium 28 ANC supporters were gunned down by police as they marched for freedom.
Pox Raghavjee was found shot in the head in his car in Bhisho, Eastern Cape.
Bhisho case could set important precedent for young men facing Xhosa initiation rite
The Taking Legislature & Parliament to the People programme, which entails holding a four day House Sitting outside the Bhisho and Cape Town precincts, serves as a vehicle to strengthen the oversight responsibility of the Legislature and Parliament.
This thing leads directly to Bhisho head office where the authority was initially falsified and manipulated--senior heads must roll,' one added.
Two building contractors working at Cecilia Makiwane Hospital in Mdantsane walked off site in the middle of last month because Bhisho still owed them R16 million.
Announcing the sad news of his passing at a special Public Servants prayer gathering at Bhisho Community Church, Premier Masualle described Dr Stofile as a father figure, a leader and a representative of the country abroad.
The aim of this study was to determine which agent(s) were used in parasuicide attempts by persons aged 10-20 years from 1 January 2006 to 31 December 2008 in Buffalo City, which includes the municipalities of East London, King William's Town and Bhisho in the Eastern Cape.