oupa

oupa

(ˈəʊpɑː)
n
1. grandfather, esp in titular use with surname
2. slang any elderly man
[Afrikaans]
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lt;B Aled Davies, pictured taking on South Africa's Oupa Mohoje during the Saturday's Test match won 24-22 by Wales
Oupa Masesane, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology, expressed gratitude to the IRRS team, and said the review would go a long way in shaping the country's regulatory framework.
Cheetahs: Sergeal Petersen; Raymond Rhule, Francois Venter (capt), William Small-Smith, Makazole Mapimpi; Ernst Stapelberg, Tian Meyer; Charles Marais, Torsten van Jaarsveld, Tom Botha, Justin Basson, Reniel Hugo, Paul Schoeman, Oupa Mohoje, Henco Venter.
The allegations include former South African Revenue Service (SARS) Commissioner Oupa Magashule and former Deputy Commissioner Ivan Pillay, who along with Gordhan are charged with ZAR 1 million fraud reportedly related to Pillay's early retirement pay out.
Like Fugard, Oupa is a South African in his eighties who has relocated to the United States.
I wish to thank the following people for their participation in interviews and for their contributions to this research: Themba Goba, Thami ka Plaatjie, Sakhiwe Khumalo, Toy Manqa, Oupa Masankane, Roy Matube, Mandla Mazibuko, Oupa Modikoane, Nthabiseng Christina Mofolo, David 'Speech' Moisi, Tsietsi 'Speech' Mokatsanyane, Dineo 'Mapikoko' Mokoena, Lekgotla 'Ace' Motaung, Edward 'Chippa' Motubatsi, Morris More, Matime Moshele Papane, Shaka Radebe, Dorcas Ralitsela, Pelamotse Jerry Tlhopane, Johan van der Merwe and the two former members of the security branch who wish to remain anonymous.
After a poor first half, South Africa took the lead a minute after the break when Oupa Manyisa netted from eight yards out.
I allowed the mystery and splendour to slip away through my fingers," laments his ageing character Oupa.
Josef Ipinge, better known as Oupa Frans of Namibia Dairies who works at the Mariental Superfarm said that the trip had been the best experience of his life.
Ten minutes later, Pirates had a perfect opportunity to level up and Oupa Manyisa put Luyanda Bacela through, but after rounding off Ahly goalie Ekramy, Luyanda failed to slot in with the yawning net at his mercy.
Onthou-dinge oor sy pa, sy oupa, die familieplaas, jagtogte, sterk mans en sterk vroue kom aan die bod en word afgesluit met 'n huldeblyk aan sy ouers: