lekgotla


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lekgotla

(lɛˈxɒtlə) or

kgotla

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a meeting place for village assemblies, court cases, and meetings of village leaders
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a conference or business meeting
[from Sotho and Tswana lekgotla courtyard or court]
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Mo potsolotsong le BOPA bosheng, mothusa modulasetilo wa lekgotla la balemi-barui mo Masingwaneng, Rre Lekang Zhibi o tlhalositse gore pula ya maloba e nele ka bokete e bile e solegetse molemo dijalo tse di neng di tshubilwe ke letsatsi.
The National Planning Commission (NPC) under the leadership of its Chairperson, Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and its Deputy Chairperson, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, convened for the third annual NPC Lekgotla held from 9 to 11 February 2018, at Kopanong Conference Centre in Benoni.
Lekgotla were tribunals consisting of seniors in the neighbourhood who presided over disagreements and rendered a verdict.
I wish to thank the following people for their participation in interviews and for their contributions to this research: Themba Goba, Thami ka Plaatjie, Sakhiwe Khumalo, Toy Manqa, Oupa Masankane, Roy Matube, Mandla Mazibuko, Oupa Modikoane, Nthabiseng Christina Mofolo, David 'Speech' Moisi, Tsietsi 'Speech' Mokatsanyane, Dineo 'Mapikoko' Mokoena, Lekgotla 'Ace' Motaung, Edward 'Chippa' Motubatsi, Morris More, Matime Moshele Papane, Shaka Radebe, Dorcas Ralitsela, Pelamotse Jerry Tlhopane, Johan van der Merwe and the two former members of the security branch who wish to remain anonymous.
The use of community crafters provided a model of communal involvement that was continued in the visitor program based on the lekgotla or traditional dialogue that includes public debates, lectures and seminar series (Madikida et al.
I was shocked to hear at the [then recent] Cabinet lekgotla, that we send more medical students to Cuba to train than in all South Africa's medical schools put together.
Jamie Macaulay reached the main draw of the Fairmont Open in Philadelphia with an 11-6 12-10 10-12 11-3 win over Botswana's Lekgotla Mosope.
As if this was not enough, Mosito's lekgotla (council) is divided into two camps: the former advisors of his late father who are "uneducated", and his own peer advisors who are educated in the Western sense.
Republic of South Africa, Ministry of Safety and Security, Justice, Crime Prevention and Security (JCPS) Cluster Post Cabinet Lekgotla Media Briefing Presented by the Minister of Safety and Security, Mr Charles Nqakula, 5 August 2003.
A sumptuous variety of restaurants line Nelson Mandela Square, among them the festive Lekgotla (www.
Evidence that this trend recurred in other townships is provided by Seekings (1989: 122), who notes how in 1976, a 19-year-old Sowetan youth died from over 100 sjambok strokes delivered by a lekgotla.