Gauteng

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Gauteng (Southern Sotho: Gauteng ; iGauteng; Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, Gauteng; iRhawuti; Gauteng; I-Gauteng; Gauteng), which means "place of gold", is one of the nine provinces of South Africa.wikipedia
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Pretoria

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Nevertheless, it is highly urbanised, containing the country's largest city, Johannesburg, its administrative capital, Pretoria, and other large areas such as Midrand and Vanderbijlpark. It was initially named Pretoria–Witwatersrand–Vereeniging (PWV) and was renamed "Gauteng" in December 1994.
Pretoria (E-Pitoli) is a city in the northern part of Gauteng province in South Africa.

Johannesburg

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Nevertheless, it is highly urbanised, containing the country's largest city, Johannesburg, its administrative capital, Pretoria, and other large areas such as Midrand and Vanderbijlpark.
It is the provincial capital and largest city of Gauteng, which is the wealthiest province in South Africa.

Midrand

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Nevertheless, it is highly urbanised, containing the country's largest city, Johannesburg, its administrative capital, Pretoria, and other large areas such as Midrand and Vanderbijlpark.
Midrand is an area in central Gauteng Province, South Africa.

Highveld

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Situated in the Highveld, Gauteng is the smallest province in South Africa, accounting for only 1.5% of the land area.
It is home to some of the country's most important commercial farming areas, as well as its largest concentration of metropolitan centres, especially the Gauteng conurbation, which accommodates one-third of South Africa's population.

Vereeniging

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It was initially named Pretoria–Witwatersrand–Vereeniging (PWV) and was renamed "Gauteng" in December 1994.
Vereeniging is a city in Gauteng province, South Africa, situated where the Klip River empties into the northern loop of the Vaal River.

Vanderbijlpark

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Nevertheless, it is highly urbanised, containing the country's largest city, Johannesburg, its administrative capital, Pretoria, and other large areas such as Midrand and Vanderbijlpark.
Vanderbijlpark is an industrial city with 95 000 inhabitants on the Vaal River in the south of the Gauteng province of South Africa.

South Africa

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Gauteng (Southern Sotho: Gauteng ; iGauteng; Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, Gauteng; iRhawuti; Gauteng; I-Gauteng; Gauteng), which means "place of gold", is one of the nine provinces of South Africa.
Archaeologists have recovered extensive fossil remains from a series of caves in Gauteng Province.

Transvaal (province)

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Gauteng was formed from part of the old Transvaal Province after South Africa's first multiracial elections on 27 April 1994.
The PWV (Pretoria-Witwatersrand-Vereeniging) conurbation in the Transvaal, centred on Pretoria and Johannesburg, became South Africa's economic powerhouse, a position it still holds today as Gauteng Province.

Cullinan, Gauteng

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The Cullinan Diamond which is the largest diamond ever mined was mined near Pretoria in a nearby town called Cullinan in the year 1905.
Cullinan is a small town 30 km east of Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.

Sterkfontein

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At the Sterkfontein caves, some of the oldest fossils of hominids have been discovered, such as Mrs. Ples and Little Foot.
Sterkfontein (Afrikaans for Strong Spring) is a set of limestone caves of special interest to paleo-anthropologists located in Gauteng province, about 40 km northwest of Johannesburg, South Africa in the Muldersdrift area close to the town of Krugersdorp.

2014 South African general election

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The most recent election of the provincial legislature was held on 7 May 2014, and the African National Congress (ANC) won 53.59% of the vote and a 40-seat majority in the legislature.
The EFF obtained over 10% of the vote in Gauteng, Limpopo and North West, and beat the DA to second place in the last two.

Sharpeville massacre

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Many crucial events happened in present-day Gauteng with regards to the anti-apartheid struggle, such as the Sharpeville massacre of 1960, the Rivonia Trial in 1963 and 1964 and the Soweto Uprising of 1976.
The Sharpeville massacre was an event which occurred on 21 March 1960, at the police station in the South African township of Sharpeville in Transvaal (today part of Gauteng).

Gauteng Division

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The Gauteng Division of the High Court of South Africa, which has seats in Pretoria and Johannesburg, is a superior court with general jurisdiction over the province.
The Gauteng Division of the High Court of South Africa is a superior court of law which has, at present, general jurisdiction over the South African provinces of Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo, and the eastern part of North West province.

Mpumalanga

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It also borders on North West to the west, Limpopo to the north, and Mpumalanga to the east.
It shares borders with the South African provinces of Limpopo to the north, Gauteng to the west, the Free State to the southwest, and KwaZulu-Natal to the south.

Premier of Gauteng

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The legislature elects one of its members as Premier of Gauteng to lead the executive, and the Premier appoints an Executive Council of up to 10 members of the legislature to serve as heads of the various government departments.
The Premier of Gauteng is the head of government of the Gauteng province of South Africa.

Benoni, Gauteng

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Benoni is a town in Ekurhuleni municipality, Gauteng, South Africa.

Alexandra, Gauteng

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Alexandra
Alexandra, informally abbreviated to Alex, is a township in the Gauteng province of South Africa.

Centurion, Gauteng

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Centurion
Centurion (previously known as Verwoerdburg and before that Lyttelton) is an area with 236,580 (2011 Census) inhabitants in Gauteng Province of South Africa, located between Pretoria and Midrand (Johannesburg).

Boksburg

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Boksburg is a city on the East Rand of Gauteng province of South Africa.

Alberton, Gauteng

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Alberton
Alberton is a city situated on the southern part of the East Rand of the Gauteng Province in South Africa.

Vaal River

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Gauteng's southern border is the Vaal River, which separates it from the Free State.
It is 1120 km long, and forms the border between Mpumalanga, Gauteng and North West Province on its north bank, and the Free State on its south.

Randfontein

In the southern half of Gauteng the Witwatersrand area is an old term describing a 120km wide oblong-shaped conurbation from Randfontein in the West to Nigel, Gauteng in the East.
Randfontein is a gold mining city in the West Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, 40 km in the west of Johannesburg.

Limpopo

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It also borders on North West to the west, Limpopo to the north, and Mpumalanga to the east.
On its southern edge, from east to west, it shares borders with the South African provinces of Mpumalanga, Gauteng, and North West.

Germiston

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Germiston is a small city in the East Rand region of Gauteng, South Africa, administratively forming part of the City of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality since the latter's establishment in 2000.

Kempton Park, Gauteng

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Kempton Park
Kempton Park is a main place of Ekurhuleni in the Gauteng province, South Africa.