Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane on Tuessday reassured the public that student l.
KHOSI (did not give a surname) would like to know more about South Africa's road system.
SOUTH Africa has about 750000km of road, the longest road network of any African country. National roads, designated by the prefix "N" on route signs, provide the links between cities and regions on 9600km of surfaced roads.
The N1 stretches from Cape Town through Bloemfontein, Johannesburg and Tshwane to Musina on the Zimbabwe Border.
The N2 stretches along the eastern seaboard of South Africa from Cape Town through Port Elizabeth, East London and Durban to the Mozambique border.
The N7 runs through the western region from Cape Town to Namibia.
The N3 links Gauteng region to Durban in KwaZulu-Natal.
Regional roads have the prefix "R" and are smaller than national roads. -
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