Sunset View of City Council Building and Hillbrow Tower (JG Strijdom Tower), Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
City of Johannesburg is considered Africa's economic powerhouse, and contentiously as a modern and prosperous African city. It is the hub of South Africa's commercial, financial, industrial, and mining undertakings. Johannesburg is part of a larger urban region. The Hillbrow Tower (JG Strijdom tower) is a tall tower located in the suburb of Hillbrow in Johannesburg, South Africa. At 269 m (883 ft), it has been the tallest structure and tower in Africa for 40 years, and it was also the tallest structure in the Southern Hemisphere until 1978.
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Dancers perform during a dress rehearsal for the ballet Giselle at the Johannesburg Theatre on April 7, 2016.
Giselle, choreographed by French ballet dancers Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot, is a romantic ballet in two acts that was first performed in Paris in 1841. / AFP PHOTO / MUJAHID SAFODIEN
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Sparaxis pulcherrimum, 1866
Current accepted plant name is Dierama pulcherrimum, commonly known as angel's fishing rod, wandflower or hairbell. Watercolour on paper by Walter Hood Fitch, 1866. This is the original illustration for the lithograph in Curtis's Botanical Magazine, volume 92, plate 5555. Curtis's Botanical Magazine is the longest running botanical periodical featuring colour illustrations of plants and has been published continuously since 1787.
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