Sentence Examples with the word johannesburg

Pretoria and Johannesburg have their own police forces.

He went to the Transvaal in 1884 and became honorary secretary to the Johannesburg Reform committee.

His conduct immediately after Johannesburg had given up its arms, and while the reform committee were in prison, was distinctly disingenuous.

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The elevation of Johannesburg makes it, despite its nearness to the tropics, a healthy place for European habitation.

By (1) the distance between Johannesburg and Lourengo Marques is 364 m., by (2) 370 m.

Anarchy reigns; Johannesburg is the world's capital of murder, street crime is out of control.

The corps of National Scouts (formed of burghers who had taken the oath of allegiance) was inaugurated and the Johannesburg stock exchange reopened.

The other industries of Johannesburg include brewing, printing and bookbinding, timber sawing, flour milling, iron and brass founding, brick making and the manufacture of tobacco.

The British element is chiefly gathered in Johannesburg and other towns on the Rand and in Pretoria.

From Durban) on the main Cape Town, Bloemfontein and Johannesburg railway and is the shortest route between Durban and Cape Town (1271 m.).