Mpumalanga


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Mpumalanga

(mˈpʌmɑːlɑːŋɡə)
n
(Placename) a province of E South Africa; formed in 1994 (originally as Eastern Transvaal) from part of the former province of Transvaal: agriculture and service industries. Capital: Nelspruit. Pop: 4 039 939 (2011 est). Area: 78 370 sq km (30 259 sq miles)
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Project Description : To Construct a 500 tph coal handling and preparation plant in Mpumalanga, South Africa
This Shania - Shania-Lee Swart - her full name, isn't Canadian, but a women's cricket player from Mpumalanga, what used to be Eastern Transvaal prior to 1995.
Roan du Plessis, 26, took the photo while guiding a safari at the range in the north-eastern Mpumalanga province.
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union said the collapse at the Makonjwaan Gold Mine in Barberton, Mpumalanga province, had trapped some workers above ground and dozens of miners below ground.
More than 100 people were unaccounted for after a gold mine in Mpumalanga province in north-eastern South Africa caved in, a union official said on Friday, while emergency services said 49 miners had so far been brought to the surface.
Major coal producing provinces in the country include Mpumalanga and Limpopo, the Free State, Kwazulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape.
The study utilised data from the NIMSS and reports trends in fatalities of all deaths in two of the country's provinces, namely Gauteng (predominantly urban) and Mpumalanga (predominantly rural).
3m grant from South Africa's DTI for its extraction and processing factory in the Mpumalanga province
Both he and big brother Gordie, 31, who helped Mpumalanga Black Aces to many victories, are also doing the ABSA Cape Epic, which is the most extreme and biggest mountain bike race In the world.
The accident happened in the country's Eastern Mpumalanga province on Monday night, Reuters reported.
In the past five years over 40 politicians have been killed in KwaZulu-Natal, a province with a history of political violence, and at least five more in Mpumalanga, a province in the northeast of the country.
Kangra Coal employs about 720 staff and annually extracts approximately 4 million metric tons of raw coal from the operations that are located approximately 60 km west of Piet Retief, Mpumalanga province.