Vereeniging


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Vereeniging

(fəˈriːnɪhɪŋ; və-)
n
(Placename) a city in E South Africa: scene of the signing (1902) of the treaty ending the Boer War. Pop: 79 630 (2001)

Ve•ree•ni•ging

(fəˈreɪ nə gɪŋ, -nə xəŋ)

n.
a city in the S Transvaal, in NE Republic of South Africa, S of Johannesburg. 196,357.
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The Eskom Development Foundation, in partnership with the Education With Enterprise Trust (EWET), hosted a prize-giving ceremony in celebration of excellent youth entrepreneurship education on 30 January 2018 at Tharabollo Secondary School in Vereeniging, Gauteng.
KARACHI -- On a Friday evening Malan, the elder brother of Morne Morkel, was overjoyed In his apartment in Vereeniging, Transvaal (South Africa) when Virat Kohli's wicket fell.
1902: The Boer War ended with the Peace of Vereeniging.
Our problem as South Africa's business voice is to try and get Sars to un- derstand the consequences of withdrawing the dry port gate- ways, not just City Deep in Jo- hannesburg, but also Pretoria, Vereeniging and others, and those over border in Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland.
Our problem as South Africa's business voice is to try and get Sars to understand the consequences of withdrawing the dry port gateways, not just City Deep in Johannesburg, but also Pretoria, Vereeniging and others, and those over border in Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland.
1902: The Boer War ended with the Peace of Vereeniging, by which the Boers surrendered on the understanding that they would eventually become self-governing colonies of the British Empire - achieved on the same day in 1910 when the colonies of the Cape of Good Hope, Natal, the Transvaal and the Orange River Colony united to form the Union of South Africa.
Also, among the document types added since launch are articles in journals not indexed by RIPM, including: Acta musicologica, Musical quarterly, Archiv fur Musikwissenschaft, Sammelbande der Internationalen Musikgesellschaft, Journal of the American Musicological Society, Jahrbuch fur Volksliedforschung, Canadian music journal, Bouwsteenen, Tijdschrift der Vereeniging voor NoordNederland's Muziekgeschiedenis, Anuario interamericano de investigation musical, and Revista musicale chilena.
Just off Voortrekker Road, which leads into Vereeniging, surrounded by a vacant strip of open field, General Smuts High School had been selected by Ace Mates as a target around September 1985.
Die verhaal begin in 1884 met die Leydsgedeelte, waar president Kruger hom in Nederland as staatsprokureur werf, en strek tot kort voor die uitbreek van die Anglo-Boereoorlog in Oktober 1899; Churchill vat hom verder van die uitbreek van die oorlog tot met die Britse verowering van Pretoria in Junie 1900; en Reitz tel hom op kort voor die val van Pretoria en loop met hom tot by die Vrede van Vereeniging in Mei 1902.
In May 1902, the Treaty of Vereeniging was signed whereby the Boer republics came under British control in return for guarantees of political and personal rights for the Afrikaner people (as the Boers came to call themselves).
Although painted in 1915 it is not here as representing either 'truth' or 'memory' but as a counterpoint to what follows, highlighting the dramatic changes that had taken place since the signing of the Treaty of Vereeniging in May 1902.
Jean was born in Johannesburg in 1929, the daughter of May and John Sharpe, who became the mayor of Vereeniging in 1934.