Definition of "ciskei" []

  • (formerly) a Bantu homeland in SE South Africa; declared independent in 1981 but this was not recognized outside South Africa; abolished in 1993. Capital: Bisho (now Bhisho) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "ciskei" in a sentence
  • "A former South African security police informer awaiting trial in an Eastern Cape prison has drawn up a list of some 30 policemen and soldiers he claims were involved in hit-squad killings in the former ciskei."
  • "The two R4 rifles were identified as those stolen during an attack on ciskei defence force members at a taxi-rank in king williams town earlier this week."
  • "SADF Reinforcements Sent To ciskei After Attack On Fort"
  • "ANC Youth League Members still Detained In the ciskei"