Demographics | iinfo TZANEEN
This is a summarized version of a report which was compiled and submitted to Government during the recent meetings which was held in Tzaneen to discuss the matter on Land Expropriation without Compensation, by the attorney firm, Thomas & Swanepoel Inc. in Tzaneen, on behalf of various commercial farmers and stakeholders in the Mopani District.
The avocado industry in Mopani is a highly complex industry with various businesses whose livelihood depends directly and indirectly there on.
Giyani is a north-eastern town in the Limpopo Province of South Africa and a former capital of the then Gazankulu district.
Coordinates: 23°18′36″S 30°42′23″E
Giyani was founded in 1903, and covers an area of 19, 5 km2, with an estimated population 0f 25,954 inhabitants for every 1, 3 sq. km.
This small town is situated at the intersection between the R578 and R81 routes.
Province : Limpopo Province
District Municipality : Mopani District
Population : 150,637
Households : 41,115
Major Towns : Phalaborwa, Lulekani, Namakgale, Gravelotte
Rural areas : Mashishimale, Majenje, Makushane, Ga-Maseke
Geographic Area : 7462 km2
Mayor : Pule Shayi PJ
Languages : Sotho, Pedi, Tsonga, Afrikaans, English
Established : 1957
Famous Phalaborwian : Dale Steyn-South African National cricketer