1. Polokwane is the capital city of Limpopo, and has a vibrant mix of people and culture. 2. Polokwane has great restaurants, stadiums, art galleries, museums, jazz clubs and shopping centres. 3. Polokwane has a lively and bustling downtown area,…

Mandela Day – 67 Minutes for Mandela

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Load Shedding in Polokwane, South Africa

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About Limpopo

Limpopo South Africa is a wildlife destination with lots of game and nature reserves including the northern Kruger National Park. Apart from game viewing and birding, it is home to the remains of ancient cultures as well as the intriguing…

About Polokwane

Polokwane is the capital city of Limpopo, and has a vibrant mix of people and culture. Polokwane has great restaurants, art galleries, museums, jazz clubs and shopping centres. It’s also called the gateway city because it’s a stepping stone to…

About baPedi and sePedi in Limpopo

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How to apply for Citizenship in South Africa?

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