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metropolitan municipality (2011 pop. 747,431), Free State prov., central South Africa. BloemfonteinBloemfontein
, city, judicial capital of South Africa, capital of Free State prov., and seat of Mangaung metropolitan municipality. It is a transportation hub and industrial center, containing railroad workshops, food-processing plants, and factories that produce furniture,
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 is the municipal seat; other communities include Mangaung and Botshabelo. Originally a local municipality, Mangaung became a metropolitan municipality in 2011. It is a transportation hub and industrial center. Bloemfontein also is the judicial capital of South Africa and the capital of the Free State.
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The report finds that no city outperforms the others in all areas benchmarked: Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg and Tshwane lead in starting a business, Cape Town in dealing with construction permits, Mangaung in getting electricity and enforcing contracts, and Johannesburg in registering property.
The second case is that of Nongalo and others v National Commissioner of the Department of Correctional Services and another, (35) The applicants, the offenders, were inmates at the Mangaung Correctional Center, a maximum security prison operated by a private company on behalf of the Department of Correctional Services.
G4S has a zero-tolerance policy for the use of undue or excessive force at Mangaung Correctional Centre," G4S said.
Similarly, there are questions about the manipulation of delegates from the North West province where the secretary of the party in that province was suspended on the eve of the Mangaung conference, so he could not raise an objection about the make-up of the provincial delegation on the conference floor.
BEFORE MANGAUNG WAS CHOSEN AS the venue for South Africa's ruling African National Congress party policy conference, few would have heard the name or had the slightest idea of where it was.
Last week the president also unveiled a Nelson Mandela statue in Mangaung, the statue 7 meters high is situated on landscape overlooking Mangaung.
000 membres de l'ANC, dont son president Jacob Zuma, des ministres et d'importants representants des milieux d'affaires assistent au congres de l'ANC qui s'est ouvert dimanche sur le campus de l'Universite de Mangaung (ex-Bloemfontein).
Some 4,000 delegates gathered Sunday for the start of the party's Mangaung conference, being held in the city also known as Bloemfontein, and listened to Zuma offer occasionally candid comments about the party's issues.
With less than two weeks until the African National Congress opens its elective conference in the central region of Mangaung, the tea leaves look promising for comrade Zuma.
La masacre de Small Koppies saco a Ramaphosa, uno de los hombres fuertes de su partido, de la carrera presidencial pero no le impedira jugar un papel importante en el congreso del CNA a realizarse del 16 al 20 de diciembre proximo en la ciudad de Mangaung.
Mass hysteria among learners at Mangaung schools in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
ANC spokesman Jackson Mthembu told Voice of America (VOA), English to Africa, that more than 40 heads of state from Africa will join the Sunday's festivities in Mangaung, Free State Province.