Venda: Polity Style: 1979-1994

2 Jul 1979 Status of Venda Act, 1979 (Afrikaans: Wet op die Status van Venda, 1979) is assented to [1]
13 Sep 1979 constituted as a state in accordance with the Status of Venda Act, 1979, coming into operation on a date determined by the Proclamation of 10 Aug 1979 [2]
13 Sep 1979 - 26 Apr 1994 Riphabuliki ya Venda = Republic of Venda = Republiek van Venda
26 Apr 1994 re-incorporated into South Africa

[1] Staatskoerant van die Republiek van Suid-Afrika / Republic of South Africa Government Gazette, Kaapstad / Cape Town, 13 Julie / 13 July 1979, Vol. 169, No. 6572; full title (English): Act to grant independence to Venda; and to provide for matters connected therewith; full title (Afrikaans): Wet om onafhanklikheid aan Venda te verleen; en om voorsiening te maak vir aangeleenthede wat daarmee in verband staan.
[2] Staatskoerant van die Republiek van Suid-Afrika / Republic of South Africa Government Gazette, Pretoria, 31 Augustus / August 1979, Vol. 170, No. 6644, p. (1).
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