(redirected from Mangaung)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to Bloemfontein

the seat of the supreme court

References in periodicals archive ?
Jos Buttler celebrates his whirlwind ton at the Mangaung Oval
England's Jos Buttler hits out during the first Momentum ODI Series match between South Africa and England at Mangaung Oval GALLO IMAGES
Roy was able to bat in the nets on the eve of the series opener, unlike 24 hours earlier, but took only limited part in fitness drills on the Mangaung Oval outfield and none at all in England's football kickabout.
This was evident in the attention that the issue attracted at the 53rd national conference of the ANC held in Mangaung in December 2012.
The nine cities covered by the report are Buffalo City, Cape Town, Ekurhuleni, eThekwini, Johannesburg, Mangaung, Msunduzi, Nelson Mandela Bay and Tshwane.
The most common unwanted transfers were to the Voorberg (10km outside Porterville) and Mangaung (Bloemfontein) Correctional Centers.
It is the first digital planetarium in sub-Saharan Africa and is managed by the University of the Free State in partnership with the Mangaung Metro Municipality and the Free State Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs.
The election was also off the back of the party's internal election in Mangaung.
With the help of numerous colleagues and organisations including the Mangaung Metro Municipality (MMM), the Free State Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (DETEA), the University of the Free State (UFS) developed the concept for the planetarium project.
In the end, Gabon won 4-2 to top the group after coming from behind to beat Mauritania 4-2 at Free State stadium in Mangaung.
Chairman of Sati Johan Bluw said that they suspected there was something mischievous about the man as other interpreters at the proceedings of the ANC elective conference in Mangaung last year had discredited his use of language, but he was still allotted the work on such an important occasion, News24 reports.
In addition to all that, the South African government have taken over the running of Mangaung prison from G4S after allegations of torture by some inmates.
The South African government has taken over the running of Mangaung prison from G4S and launched an offiA[degrees] cial investigation.
Correctional services minister Sibusiso Ndebele said authorities would investigate media claims that staff at the Mangaung Correctional Centre near Bloemfontein used forced injections and electric shock treatment to subdue inmates.
Pithouse also points out that in KwaZulu Natal alone, 38 ANC members have been killed in the last two years and a senior party member was mowed down on the eve of the Mangaung elective conference in December.