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South Africa: see PretoriaPretoria
, city, Gauteng prov., administrative capital of South Africa and formerly capital of Transvaal. Pretoria is now part and seatof the City of Tshwane metropolitan municipality, and in 2005 the metropolitan council voted to rename Pretoria Tshwane, an action not yet
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metropolitan municipality (2011 pop. 2,921,488), Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. Pretoria is the municipal seat; other communities include Soshanguve, Mamelodi, Mabopane, and Centurion.
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Tshwane MMC for Transport, Sheila Lynn Senkubuge, welcomed the move saying that the city will develop over time, its capacity to take on this important public transport function.
The Committee undertook site visits in both municipalities, which included the Karzeni Transport development and Riverside Housing Project in Johannesburg, the Tshwane Rapid Transit Routes (A Re Yeng), and the Townlands Social Housing Development.
In each of the three municipalities, at least one sample of lead-based paint was found in most public playgrounds studied, ranging from 95% of parks in Johannesburg to all parks in Tshwane.
Ross Fisher could follow up on his Tshwane Open success
GOLF: European Tour, Tshwane Open, day four - Sky Sports 4, 1030-1430; PGA Tour, Honda Classic, day four - Sky Sports 4, 1800-2300.
Prominent people who attended the seminar included MECs for Human Settlements Ravi Pillay of KZN and Speedy Mashilo of Mpumalanga, Select Committee Chairperson, Hon Cathy Dlamini and Tshwane MMC Mandla Nkomo.
Fisher, who won the Tshwane Open by three shots last time out and is returning to the form which earned him a Ryder Cup cap, will have been content with a 70 on his course debut yesterday.
Romain Wattel 33/1 EW Let me down at Tshwane Open last time out but I expect a response
GOLF: European Tour, Tshwane Open - Sky Sports 3 1030; PGA Tour, Honda Classic - Sky Sports 3 1800.
The three worked with students at the Tshwane University in South African town of Soshan- guve.
Minister Davies is expected to be joined by the Premier of Gauteng Mr David Makhura and the Executive Mayor of Tshwane, Councillor Solly Msimanga.
Next best Michael Hoey 35-1 There are five European Tour titles in Michael Hoey's locker including the 2012 Hassan Trophy, and the Northern Irishman has every chance of a repeat after his runner-up effort in the Tshwane Open last time out.