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Pretoria, South Africa Administrative capital of South Africa, in the northeastern part of the country in Gauteng province, on the Apies River. 

Source:
Encyclopedia of Africa
Author(s):
Henry Louis GatesHenry Louis Gates, Jr., Kwame Anthony AppiahKwame Anthony Appiah

The settlement of Pretoria was established by Marthinus W. Pretorius in 1855 and named in honor of his father Andries ...

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