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gogga

(ˈxɒxə)
n
(Animals) informal South African any small animal that crawls or flies, esp an insect
[C20: from Khoikhoi xoxon insects collectively]
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gogga

noun (S. African) insect, bug, creepy-crawly (Brit. informal) The place was crawling with goggas.
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Fortunately though, I mostly see the big picture of South Africa leading the world into 'Getting to Zero', with the red arrow firmly pointed towards the 'icilwane' ('gogga', virus).
(Happy Birthday Gogga, sending you hugs and kisses.
WILES Geoff (Gogga) School mate and lifelong friend of Cliffie, condolences to Sandra and family.
Other characters in the show were Fatima (Puns's girlfriend, a charlady in Claremont), Gogga (a clown) Pri-mister PW Botha (see Figure 2), Kaaskop (a stupid police officer) and CT (Cape Town's own green space creature).The script was changed from time to time to reflect the latest political events, and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan were added to the show.
Together with Gogga, his inquisitive adolescent daughter (whose name is a not altogether playful spin on "dog"), the poet returns to the rural seat deep in the interior where his family settled in the 19th century.
(To our special Dad and Gogga. Missing you every day, remembering the good times we all shared.