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Boksburg

(bŏks`bûrg'), city, now part of EkurhuleniEkurhuleni,
metropolitan municipality (2011 pop. 3,178,470), Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. Ekurhuleni largely encompasses the East Rand region of Gauteng. Germiston is the municipal seat; other communities include Katlehong, Tembisa, Boksburg, Vosloorus, Tsakane, Daveyton,
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 metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is an important coal-mining center. Some gold mining is still carried on. Manufactures include railroad equipment, electrical and metal goods, clay products, canned foods, and refined petroleum. Boksburg, founded in 1887 as the administrative center of the East Rand, is the second oldest town on the WitwatersrandWitwatersrand
[Afrik.,=white water ridge] or the Rand,
region, Gauteng prov. (formerly a part of Transvaal), South Africa. The area, which forms the watershed between the Vaal and Olifants rivers, is c.
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The multiple Grand Slam doubles champion is also accused of sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 18 in Boksburg in 1994.
David Goldblatt, a photographer featured in the exhibition "South Africa in Apartheid and After," reflects on the challenges of capturing a divided society in his series "In Boksburg.
South African newspapers reported that Le Clos carried his date out of the car and took a few steps with the teenager in his arms before setting her down to walk the red carpet leading to the Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg late on Saturday.
During the three-year pilot programme, the motor manufacturer will collaborate with the Manufacturing, Engineering and Related Services Sector Education and Training Authority (MerSETA) and the St Anthony's Education Centre in Boksburg, to offer NQF level three qualifications for an initial intake of 24 students.
Hopeful of being granted bail, he brought a handful of personal possessions with him from his remand cell at the Boksburg prison outside Johannesburg.
He cites the example of the oldest continuously operating winder in South Africa, at the Hercules shaft at ERPM in Boksburg, which was in use at its original location for 91 years until the mine was closed.
Willi Riedel, President Greater Boksburg Chamber of Commerce & Industry gave a brief introduction about the chamber and discussed about the business opportunities in Boksburg, South Africa.
But in 2008, the last major mining house with an operating pump, the East Rand Propriety Mines (ERPM) in Boksburg, closed, leaving the AMD to rise to the surface untreated.
I'm also going to be adding even more local ingredients to all of my dishes; for example, the wonderful Boksburg soft blue cheese from Carmarthenshire will be used in a cobbler topping later this year.
Die valley: Benoni, Boksburg, Vaaloewer en Vereeniging, en die ander kant van die railway tracks".
After the 1979 revolution, the company moved from Zimbabwe to Boksburg, South Africa.
He then went to Hearts (1961), Dundee United (1963), Partick Thistle (1964) and had a short spell with St Mirren before going to South Africa to play for Boksburg.