Alexandra Education Committee We are an organisation that through a screening process, identifies children at grade 7 level that show potential and place them into highschools of quality, ie: Waverley Girls High, and Highlands North Boys high to mention only 2 We take care of the school fees, uniforms, transport etc.
Photograph of a Khoisan lady. This is a major breakthrough in the search for discovering a sea-route to India. They sail along the southern African coast on the way to India.
They put foot on South African soil for the first time on 8 November at present-day St. Helena Bay on the west coast and encounter the first Khoi-Khoi. Da Gama gives the following description of them in his diary: Their food is confined to the flesh of seals, whales and gazelles, and the roots of herbs.
They are dressed in skins, and wear sheaths over their virile members. They are armed with poles of olive wood to which a horn, browned in the fire, is attached Da Gama reaches the mouth of the Limpopo River during the first weeks and lands 85km north of it, where he meets the first Black people, probably a Tsonga society living north of the Limpopo.
Next, he goes ashore at the northern branch of the Zambezi delta, where he encounters Moslems. He crosses the Indian Ocean with the help of the famous Arabian pilot, Ahmad ibn-Mayid, and reaches India via the Cape of Malabar, thereby establishing the Portuguese monopoly of the sea trade route to India The power of the Portuguese nation begins to decline.
This marks the start of many European nations pursuing the sea route rather than the land route to India. Thereafter, Portuguese traders tend to bypass the Cape itself, relying on Robben Island for fresh meat and water.
Manuel de Mesquita Perestrelo, Portuguese navigator and cartographer is one of 64 survivors of the crew of who reaches Delagoa Bay on foot, and one of 23 to be ultimately rescued.
He gives the first detailed description and draws a map of the coast. He describes the Cape in the following words: Khoikhoi traded mainly iron, copper and marijuana with the foreigners at this stage. He describes the sheep as very large, with good mutton, bearing no wool but hair, and with very large tails.
This is the first contact of the Dutch with the coast of Southern Africa. Extended in and He is known to the English as "Harry" and later to the Dutch as "Herry".
He is later returned to the Cape to act as the resident agent or postmaster for passing ships and as a translator. A survivor, Leendert Janszen, is instructed to remain behind with some crew to look after the cargo. After a year a Dutch ship fetches Janszen, his crew and the cargo.
Upon his return to Holland, Janszen and one of his companions, Matthijs Proot are required to write a feasibility report on the establishment of a refreshment station at the Cape.
Jan van Riebeeck, who is subsequently appointed by the VOC to establish the trading and refreshment station, supports him.STUDENTS’ MISBEHAVIOUR; FACTORS AND SOLUTIONS BY THE TEACHER SIDE. Student misbehaviour is one of the most troubling phenomena in education today.
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