Eastern Cape


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Eastern Cape

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(Placename) a province of S South Africa; formed in 1994 from the E part of the former Cape Province: service industries, agriculture, and mining. Capital: Bhisho (formerly Bisho). Pop: 6 562 053 (2011 est). Area: 169 600 sq km (65 483 sq miles). Also called: Eastern Province
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The Department of Water and Sanitation in the Eastern Cape has instituted criminal and civil cases against the Chris Hani District Municipality to force the municipality to clean up the Great Fish River in Cradock.The department said it has applied for a "Structural Interdict", which compels the municipality to report to a civil court on the progress made in rehabilitating the polluted river.
Two Filipino boxers dropped their respective title bouts against South African opponents in East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa over the weekend.
A vet tranquilised the lions at the Sibuya Game Reserve, near Kenton-on-Sea in Eastern Cape, so that police and staff could recover the remains.
A vet tranquilised the lions at the Sibuya Game Reserve, near Kentonon-Sea in Eastern Cape, so that police and staff could recover the remains.
Air Products' success in the Eastern Cape was recently celebrated as the Packaged Gas Facility in Deal Party received a Noscar award for maintaining its outstanding safety record for the thirteenth consecutive year.
While I am writing this editorial, the bloodshed seen in the casualty, emergency and trauma units across the Eastern Cape province still harbours fresh in my memory.
Conner presents an ethnography and history of farm workers who live in and around the expanded Addo Elephant National Park in a rural farming district just outside the city center of Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Mamela, Live Theatre, Newcastle, until tomorrow MAMELA (Listen) blends the life stories of seven women from the Eastern Cape of South Africa with traditional song and dance.
Former South African president Nelson Mandela's body was flown to his ancestral home in Eastern Cape on Saturday ahead of the funeral scheduled on Sunday.
The Eastern Cape High Court ordered Mandla to return the remains to Qunu on Friday.
HIV activist groups in South Africa are calling on the Minister of Health to address drug supply chain problems that are causing HIV and tuberculosis (TB) drug stock-outs in the country's Eastern Cape Province.

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