The Xhariep District is “an area of unfound diversity” – as the official slogan of the District Municipality aptly runs.  Lying in the south western Free State, the Xhariep Region, named after the !Gariep Dam, is typically dry and probably the region most likely to fulfil the picture held by many of the Free State as a place of endless space, vast tracts of sheep and cattle farmland, a generous dollop of tranquillity, and a part of the world known to few. Read More...

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Motseoa Julia Sehanka was born in 1952 Zastron (Matlakeng).

She joined the African National Congress in 1990 and became the branch secretary the same year she joined;

she was elected branch secretary of Women’s League.

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