Example sentences for: johannesburg

How can you use “johannesburg” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Meanwhile, according to the Johannesburg Star, South Africa banned imports of Chinese poultry to keep out chicken flu, but was threatened with a European ban on its ostrich-meat exports unless it could wipe out a poultry disease of its own within six months.

  • In South Africa, the Johannesburg Star told Clinton in an editorial Monday that he would be confronted in Uganda with "a bizarre no-party system of government that outlaws political activities and stifles human rights."

  • The Johannesburg Star said that "Mugabe's arrogant disregard for the health of the economy was astonishing," adding that he had failed to consider any of the economic consequences of two politically motivated decisions: 1) ordering his finance minister to "find" the money to pay 50,000 war veterans unbudgeted gratuities and pensions and 2) ordering the seizure of half the country's privately owned farmland, most of which was owned by whites.

  • Meanwhile, Johannesburg's Saturday Star mocked the South African minister of sport's promise to "intervene decisively" to democratize sport and put an end to its being "a predominantly white affair in a predominantly black country."

  • a Moroccan Jew from Casablanca a Rhodesian policeman a Boer farmer from just outside Johannesburg an Egyptian taxi-driver

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