Port Elizabeth


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Port Elizabeth

A city of southeast South Africa on an inlet of the Indian Ocean. It grew rapidly after the completion of the railroad to Kimberley in 1873.

Port Elizabeth

n
(Placename) a port in S South Africa, on Algoa Bay: motor-vehicle manufacture, fruit canning; resort. Pop: 312 392 (2011)

Port` Eliz′abeth


n.
a seaport in the SE Cape of Good Hope province, in the S Republic of South Africa. 651,993.
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Perhaps she was coming from Port Elizabeth, from East London - who knows?
Powell, from whom I learned that we were bound to Port Elizabeth first, and signed my name on the Articles of the ship Ferndale as second mate--the voyage not to exceed two years.
Speaking after day one in Port Elizabeth, team-mate Vernon Philander said it'll be a huge blow if Rabada gets suspended.
The train collided with the truck at a level crossing between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg and several carriages derailed and fire erupted in them, the officials were quoted by the BBC.
Minister of Transport, Mr Joe Maswanganyi, statement on the derailment of Shosholoza Meyl train 37012 from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg Minister of Transport, Mr Joe Maswanganyi, together with the MEC for Police, Roads and Transport in the Free State, Mr Sam Mashinini, visited the scene, where the Shosholoza Meyl Train 37012 derailed at Jeneva level crossing between Henneman and Kroonstad, today, 04 January 2018.
The train, operated by Shosholoza Meyl, was reportedly on its way from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg.
SOUTH Africa thrashed Zimbabwe by an innings and 120 runs inside two days of the inaugural four-day Test in Port Elizabeth.
SOUTH Africa may have seized the momentum in the three-Test battle with Ireland - but centre Stuart Olding believes the tourists can bounce back to take the series in Port Elizabeth this weekend.
IRELAND coach Joe Schmidt admitted he has a big job on his hands to lift his troops for next week's Test series decider against South Africa in Port Elizabeth.
IRELAND head coach Joe Schmidt (pictured above) has dismissed any notion that his team selection for Saturday's second Test against South Africa indicates he is keeping something in reserve for the final outing in Port Elizabeth.
At least 11 people were killed and 59 more injured when a bus transporting African National Congress (ANC) supporters from an election rally in Port Elizabeth overturned on Sunday, South African emergency services said.
PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Rajab 9, 1437, Apr 16, 2016, SPA -- South African President Jacob Zuma launches his African National Congress's election manifesto on Saturday in Port Elizabeth, where the party risks losing an important local poll in August, Reuters reported.

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