Umtata

(redirected from Mthatha)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Umtata

a city in South Africa, in Eastern Cape province; the capital of the former Transkei Bantu homeland. Pop.: 94 778 (2001)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
[18] Interestingly, most of our patients were from three parts of the Eastern Cape, namely Mthatha, Tsolo and Libode, which are in close proximity to each other.
Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, South
A total of 209 Candida isolates (from 206 clinical samples) were collected during a cross-sectional study among patients at Nelson Mandela Academic Complex in Mthatha. A standardized data collection form was used to collect information on patients' demographics (age and gender) and clinical history from medical records.
Ethical approval for the study was granted by the Health Research Ethics and Biosafety Committee of the Walter Sisulu University (WSU) certificate number 022/110 and the Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital Ethics Committee (NMAH), Mthatha, ECP.
Nana Adu-Pipim Boaduo FRC was appointed managing editor of The Journal of Pan African Studies (now, Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies) in 2007, a contributor and co-contributor of the journal, an energetic member of the editorial board in his editing of articles, and in our collective effort to gain accreditation from the South African Department of Higher Education and Training for The Journal of Pan African Studies, he stood as our planned international coordinator of the journal at Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha in the Eastern Cape.
Division of Medical Biochemistry, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha Campus, Nelson Mandela Drive, Mthatha 5100, South Africa
The provincial DoH did not plan for this loss of service in the eastern region, as there was no increase in services in the western region to meet the increased demand, and planned services for the eastern region were not completed until 2005, when the number of acute beds increased from 20 to 60 in Mthatha (personal communication with the Head of Department of Psychiatry, Walter Sisulu University; May 2010).
Together with Gez Casey, from Live Theatre, they embarked on a road trip from Port Elizabeth to Mthatha (near where Nelson Mandela grew up).
The study was a descriptive, retrospective chart review conducted at the Mthatha General Hospital in the Eastern Cape (EC), SA, between December 2011 and May 2012.
Royalties from his books and other projects, as well as his homes in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Qunu and Mthatha were left to a family trust.
CAPE TOWN (CyHAN)- Scores of shops owned by Pakistani Bangladesh and Chinese nationals have been vandalized and looted in Mthatha, Eastern Cape Province in the latest round of xenophobia attacks in South Africa, police confirmed on Wednesday.
Royalties from his books and other projects, as well as his homes in Johannesburg, Qunu and Mthatha were left to a family trust.