From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
WikiProject South Africa (Rated Start-class, Mid-importance)
WikiProject iconThis article is within the scope of WikiProject South Africa, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of South Africa on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Mid  This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the project's importance scale.

Spam -- Accommodation section[edit]

I am removing this section as it is simply an outbound link for a local guest house. It contains zero encyclopedic content. --Glubbdrubb (talk) 12:54, 7 December 2010 (UTC)

New data needed[edit]

Can anybody provide population stats for this town? --Glubbdrubb (talk) 12:59, 7 December 2010 (UTC)

It's difficult because it depends on what you refer to as the "town". Does that include some of its neighboring townships (like Pretoria includes Atteridgeville) or does it include far away suburbs (like Durban includes Pinetown)?

The municipality published a water report which stated the greater Waterburg area was 120,000 people. If I remember right it was including from Ga Seleka all the way to Modimole. There are a lot of informal settlements that make a full population accounting difficult. Anecdotally people talked about Lephalale itself having a population of about 20,000 — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 01:03, 8 May 2017 (UTC)

Is sourveld a typo or a real word?[edit]

The Wikipedia:Typo Team/moss spell checker has found a possible typo that a copyeditor needs help to resolve. If sourveld is misspelled, it can just be corrected in this article. If sourveld is a legitimate word, it should be added to the English Wiktionary (which defines words in all languages) with a definition at wikt:sourveld. Feel free to leave a note in this section if you do one of those things, or if you can provide any hints about this word. Thanks! -- Elfabet (talk) 13:08, 12 April 2019 (UTC)

Mall Image[edit]

I've been reverted for reverting the inclusion, therefore, to prevent escalating to an edit war, I'm bringing the conversation here. @Caracal Rooikat: @WereSpielChequers:

The image in question is out of focus, does not have a clear subject, and its inclusion (with or without that caption) does NOT "increase readers' understanding of the article's subject matter".[1] Finally, there is no article text relating it to the town or explaining its significance. It should not be used. Please make your counter arguements, and if we're still at an impasse, we should take this to a larger forum. Thanks, Elfabet (talk) 12:14, 16 July 2019 (UTC)