Egoli


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Egoli

(ɛˈɡəʊlɪ)
n
(Placename) a local name for Johannesburg
[from Zulu eGoli place of gold]
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66) 'Then taxis are summoned to carry the breadwinners back to eGoli (Johannesburg).
These were evaluated and I am pleased to announce the three successful pre-qualified bidders for the new rolling stock project, namely, Bombardier Transportation, CRRC E-Loco Supply and Egoli Rail Consortium
The city, originally called Jo'burg, Egoli ("City of Gold"), or Jozi, as it is affectionately known by Jo'burgers, is the commercial heart of South Africa.
He also starred in movies like Platteland, Verraaiers, the Egoli Movie and Spook van Uniondale.
The director, Gert van Niekerk, is very well known for the Egoli and Binnelanders TV soapies.
Another thing that everyone keeps mentioning is that, unlike the Cape, which is generally considered very cliquey, people in eGoli (the Zulu name for the City) are really friendly and will invite you to a braai at the drop of a hat.
Nevertheless, cities such as Lagos, Nigeria; Nairobi, Kenya; Kinshasa, Congo; Cairo, Egypt; Dakar, Senegal; Luanda, Angola; Egoli (Jo'burg), South Africa; and Kano, Nigeria, are megacities by any world standard.
German project, teaming with an entity formed by Berlin-based financier Egoli Tossell Film and Cologne-based producer Action Concept.
To this day, movies such as Being There and Forrest Gump and a character like Bertie in the series Egoli convey the message that persons with mental retardation are somehow blessed with simpler, more straightforward understandings of basic human truths.
The same concern also consigns an Oasis Dream filly out of Egoli (110A), a half-sister to Rose
JP: He got involved because of the connection with Egoli Tossell films in Berlin.