Randfontein


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Randfontein

 

a city in the Republic of South Africa, in Transvaal Province. Population, 46,500 (1969). Randfontein is one of the centers of the Witwatersrand, where uranium is extracted along with gold. Textile goods and equipment are manufactured.

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The full announcement (results booklet) is also available for inspection at the registered office of the Company, Randfontein Office Park, Randfontein, 1760, Corner Main Reef Road/Ward Avenue, Randfontein and at the offices of the sponsors, JP Morgan.
Area A includes the Metropolitan and Local Municipality of Bergrivier, Breede Valley, Buffalo City, Cape Agulhas, Cederberg, City of Cape Town, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, City of Tshwane, Drakenstein, Ekurhuleni, Emalahleni, Emfuleni, Ethekwini Metropolitan Unicity, Gamagara, George, Hibiscus Coast, Karoo Hoogland, Kgatelopele, //Khara Hais, Knysna, Kungwini, Kouga, Hessequa Local Authority, Lesedi, Makana, Mangaung, Matzikama, Metsimaholo, Middelburg (Mpumalanga), Midvaal, Mngeni, Mogale, Mosselbaai, Msunduzi, Mtubatuba, Nama Khoi, Nelson Mandela, Nokeng tsa Taemane, Oudtshoorn, Overstrand, Plettenbergbaai, Potchefstroom, Randfontein, Richtersveld, Saldanha Bay, Sol Plaatjie, Stellenbosch, Swartland, Swellendam, Theewaterskloof, Umdoni, uMhlathuze and Witzenberg.
The group received additional mining rights in the Free State, Mpumalanga, Gauteng and North West province in South Africa when it acquired Lydex in 1997, Evander in 1998, Kalgold in 1999, Randfontein in 2000, ARMgold in 2003 and Avgold in 2004.
Police confirmed on Saturday that four people, all in a family, were murdered on a farm outside Randfontein, east of Johannesburg.
There, depleted mines have seen a drift of mining families away from towns like Randfontein, Westonaria and Krugersdorp to mining opportunities further afield: bargains are also to be found in such western Johannesburg suburban clusters as Roodepoort, Constantial Kloof and Florida.
1930, Randfontein) has been a photographer since the early 1960s.
Like Bhala at Randfontein, Lira was an incredibly difficult guy'.
A Parliamentry by-election will be held tomorrow in the Randfontein seat vacated by ex-Information Minister Cornelius Mulder, who, with ex-Presidnet Vorster, was saddled with joint responsiblity for covering up the gross irregularities of the luformation department scandal.
Mini-limpet mines damaged the Rocklands Public Library in Mitchell's Plain on October 20, 1988, and Randfontein Public Library on December 15, 1988 (Morris, 1989/1990, unnumbered).
Their earliest settlement was at Emhlangeni near Randfontein, and their first identifiable chief was Mfana, father of Mhlanga.