Celebrating Joburg's 130th birthday at Museum Africa

Celebrations are underway at Museum Africa with The Joburg Heritage Foundation for Johannesburg's 100 year birthday on 4 October 2016.

702's John Robbie spoke to chairwoman of the foundation, Flo Bird, regarding how the city of gold developed into the melting pot of Africa from being land of open velds for farming.

Mayor Herman Mashaba is expected to address attendees at the launch event.

There were already people wandering looking for gold, because there were a lot of rumours about it.

Flo Bird, chairman of Joburg Heritage Foundation

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