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Transvaal
Transvaal flag orange

National Flag
Motto
"Transvaal ewig voorwarts!"
National Anthem
"Die Stem van Suid-Afrika"
Capital City Pretoria
Official Language(s) Afrikaans (official), English
Established 12/26/2006
(2,889 days old)
Government Type Capitalist Capitalist
Ruler Botha
Alliance Nordreich (2009)
AllianceStatsIcon rankingsWorldIcon warIcon aidIcon spy
Nation Team Black team Black
Statistics as of 01/19/2011
Total population 84,288
 54,288 civilians
 30,000 soldiers
Literacy Rate 100%
Religion Christianity Christianity
Currency Currency Florin Florin
Infrastructure 5,400
Technology 2,750
Nation Strength 41,711
Nation Rank 4,795 of 9,577 (50.07%)
Total Area 3,068 Earth icon
Native Resources Water and Sugar
Connected Resources Aluminum, Cattle, Gems, Iron, Lumber, Marble, Pigs, Spices, Uranium, Wheat
Bonus Resources Beer, Fast Food, Construction

The Republic of Transvaal is a sizeable, well developed, and ancient nation at 1485 days old with citizens primarily of Dutch ethnicity whose religion is Christianity. Its technology is first rate and its citizens marvel at the astonishing advancements within their nation. Its citizens pay extremely high taxes and many despise their government as a result. The citizens of Transvaal work diligently to produce Water and Sugar as tradable resources for their nation. It is a mostly neutral country when it comes to foreign affairs. It will usually only attack another nation if attacked first. It believes nuclear weapons are necessary for the security of its people. The military of Transvaal has been positioned at all border crossings and is arresting all drug traffickers. Transvaal allows its citizens to protest their government but uses a strong police force to monitor things and arrest lawbreakers. It has an open border policy, but in order for immigrants to remain in the country they will have to become citizens first. Free speech is considered taboo in Transvaal. The government gives foreign aid when it can, but looks to take care of its own people first. The government of Transvaal will trade with any other country regardless of ethical consequences.

Territory Edit

Map as of June 8, 2010

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Republican territory in orange; Transvaal-Arctica Territory in orange-blue; Tahoe-Transvaal Province in yellow; protected nations in black

At the time of independence, the Transvaal Republic laid direct claim over all territory which made up the former Transvaal province of South Africa as well as the enclave of Walvis Bay in Namibia.

However, due to military expansion from the Third Great War, Swaziland and parts of Botswana (around Gaborone) came under Transvaal direct control; formerly protectorates, these two territories are currently governed as the Tswana and Swazi Provinces.

On April 30, 2007 Transvaal gained direct access to the Indian Ocean when Maputo in Mozambique was occupied. The following day, the Sotho Protectorate was established from occupied Lesotho territory. All occupied Mozambique territory was incorporated into the Occupied Economic Zone on May 11, 2007.

The city of Bloemfontien was liberated on May 14, 2007 during the Southern Front campaign. On the following day, Messina in the north was occupied as the Northern Front campaign commenced. Transvaal military units entered Zimbabwe territory and announced plans to create its new Rhodesia Protectorate for governance as soon as more territory was liberated.

On May 29, 2007 all South African territory claimed by Transvaal came under its direct control and the Rhodesian Protectorate was established.

On October 1, 2007 Transvaal's territorial control drastically increased by 140 miles from land liberated from LSF guerilla control to achieve its largest extent to date - most notably making the Rhodesian Protectorate a more viable territory. Prior to liberation from LSF control, effective Transvaal influence in Zimbabwe-Rhodesia had previously been confined to the immediate area around Bietbridge and environs.

On October 6, 2007, as Transvaal control began to fall over Namibia, that territory was annexed and placed under direct Republic control. The South West African Protectorate was established on November 5, 2007.

A major territorial acquisition on November 29, 2007 resulted in government control in Rhodesian reaching the Livingstone Falls on the Zambezi River and the outskirts of Harare-Salisbury in Rhodesia. Beira in Mozambique incorporated into the Occupied Economic Zone.

The cities of Port Elizabeth and Windhoek were annexed into the Republic on December 21, 2007.

On December 27, all of Botswana came under Transvaal control.

The city of Lusaka came under government control on January 4, 2008 along with all of Rhodesia. A direct land route connected Transvaal with the Walvis Bay enclave.

Two days later, Kaapstad (Cape Town) peacefully was annexed into Transvaal. The following day on January 7, 2008, All South African territory came under Transvaal government control after Simonstown was annexed into the Republic. The city of Blantyre in Nyasaland (Malawi) was occupied the same day as part of the Rhodesian Protectorate.

Transvaal recognised the independence of Cherokee Namibia on March 3, 2008 from the South West Africa Protectorate.

On May 3, 2008 Prime Minister Hertzog announced a major restructuring of the internal divisions within the Federal Republic of Transvaal. The Occupied Economic Zone of Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, and Nyasaland were re-classified as African Protectorates while Northern Namibia was placed under white protectorate rule along with the remainder of (southern) Rhodesia.

After Cherokee Namibia was deleted due to inactivity, that territory was re-annexed into the Namibian Protectorate of the Federal Republic on July 24, 2008.

On August 6, 2008 Transvaal withdrew its occupation of Southern Angola and relinquished all control and claimed over the territory. The following day the unclaimed Comoran islands of Grande Comore and Mohéli were invaded and annexed. The islands were placed under the authority of the Mozambique Protectorate. A little over a month later on September 14, 2008, the Arctican islands of Anjouan and Mayotte in the Comoros archipelago were also forcibly annexed.

Transvaal colonised Paraguay on August 28, 2008 - renaming the territory Transvaler Suid-Amerika.

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Map of the Federal Republic at its greatest extent in Africa with Madagaskar and Franzharia Vrystaats, ca. October 2008

The Madagaskar Vrystaat was established on September 12, 2008 as an autonomous protectorate over most of Madagascar at the conclusion of the Arctican campaign.

On September 24, 2008 the islands of Reunion, Rodrigues, Tromelin, and Coco are transferred from Franzharia to Transvaal and become part of the Indian Ocean Protectorate along with the Comoros Islands.

Transvaler Suid-Amerika was evacuated and relinquished to Agmar on October 27, 2008.

The Prince Edward and Marion Islands were claimed and annexed on October 28, 2008.

On November 1, 2008 the Comoros Islands were granted their independence from the Federal Republic as the Kingdom of Lübeck. On the following day a protectorate over East Africa called the Franzharia Free State was established. That same day, Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic was claimed and annexed; Southern Islands Protectorate established.

The Franzharia Free State fell on November 23, 2008 after the Silver Revolution; the Krygsmagte withdrew its occupation the same day.

On December 1, 2008, the Madagaskar Vrystaat was abolished by mutual agreement and Southern Madagascar re-united with Arctica.

With the sudden demise of Tionese/Franzharia rule over their Indian Ocean islands on December 25, 2008, the Mauritius and Seychelles (Seychelles and Aldabra) island chains were occupied and incorporated into the Indian Ocean protectorate.

With the collapse of the Pan-African Coalition, Transvaal re-exerted its territorial claim over Southern Angola. However instead of occupation, the Federal Republic immediately turned the region over to the soon-to-be independent Zambian authority.

On February 26, 2009, the new nations of Association (Nyasaland), Franzharia-Zambia (Northern Rhodesia) and Mozambique were granted their full independence from the Federal Republic. Transvaal retained control of the city of Maputo and all of Mozambique south of the Save River.

On May 12, 2009, the Franzharia Southern Empire territories in Zambia and Southern Angola voted to disolve and re-join the Republic of Transvaal. Three days later on May 15, 2009, Transvaler Krygsmagte forces re-occupied the territories and the Northern Rhodesia and Southern Angola provinces were established. That same day, the Republican Government restructured the internal politcial sub-divisions, replacing the protectorates with provinces and territories.

On June 13, 2009, the provinces of Southern Angola and Northern Rhodesia (Zambia) were granted their independence as the Seventh Reich of Dagigigigigiigka. Two weeks later on June 25, 2009, Transvaal invaded and re-annexed Southern Angola and Northern Rhodesia - overthowing the Seventh Reich of Dagigigigigiigka in the process.

The Republic of Transvaal claimed the former Lübeck territories of the Comoros Islands, Ascension Island, St. Helena, the Tristian de Cunha Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands on June 30, 2009.

On July 7, 2009 the Republic of Transvaal transfered control of the Seychelles, Reunion, Rodrigues, Tromelin, and Aldabra islands to Arctica.

Staatspresident Botha proclaimed the Autonomous Province of Nieu-Hansa (Cocos-Keeling Islands) on October 12, 2009 and appointed Sarah Tintagyl as its provincial governor.

On December 1, 2009, Northern Mozambique and Malawi came under a joint Transvaal-Arctica administration with both nations laying claim to the territory. On the following day, Northern Rhodesia was granted its independence as Rhodesia.

The Nieu-Hansa Autonomous Province (Cocos-Keeling Islands) was disbanded on December 26, 2009 when control of the islands were transferred to Hanseatic Commonwealth.

The Comoros Islands were granted their independence under the rule of Davis of Elanthia on March 12, 2010.

Transvaler Krygsmagte troops invaded and re-annexed Rhodesia on March 16, 2010 after that nation's dissolution and deletion.

The Independent Province of Tahoe-Tranvsaal was established on June 8, 2010 as an autonomous province under the the leadership of loyalist supporters of Sean O’Deaghaidh. The new province was carved out of Southern Angola and Northern Namibia.

On June 27, 2010, the Transvaler Seemag "Task Force Amerika" landed at Clipperton Island and Admiral Kruger laid claim to the atoll on behalf of Transvaal and the Republic of Tahoe.

South Georgia island was evacuated and transferred to Isle De Malvinas on July 26, 2010 - however the island reverted back to Transvaal on August 11, 2010 when that nation collapsed.

Territorial & Political Divisions Edit

As of February 5, 2011:

  • Transvaal (South African Province)
  • Namibia Province
  • Sotho Province
  • Tswana Province
  • Swazi Province
  • Rhodesia Province
  • Southern Mozambique Province
  • Indian Ocean Territory (Mauritius)
  • Southern Islands Territory (Prince Edward Island, Marion Island, Bouvet Island, Ascension Island, St. Helena, the Tristian de Cunha Islands, South Georgia, and South Sandwich Islands)
  • Transvaal-Arctica Territory joint administration (Northern Mozambique and Malawi)
  • Independent Province of Tahoe-Transvaal
  • Clipperon Island (joint claim with Republic of Tahoe)

National Symbols Edit

FlagsEdit

Transvaal flag old

original flag (December 26, 2006 until May 11, 2007)

Transvaal flag (orange)

Transvaal flag since May 12, 2007

Coat-of-armsEdit

Coat-of-arms

Transvaal coat-of-arms, adopted May 19, 2007

Holidays Edit

  • January 7 – Afrikaner Vryheidsdag (Unification of South Africa)
  • January 12 - Transvaal Springboks (Liga Mundo) Day
  • January 29 - National Earth Day (was previously held on October 26)
  • February 8 – Prime Ministers’ Day
  • February 17 – Klingen Memorial Day
  • March 13 – Armed Forces Day
  • April 15 – African People’s Day
  • May 7 - New Republic Day
  • May 29 – South African War Memorial Day
  • June 1 - National Election Day
  • July 31 – Church Day
  • September 9 – Brewery Day
  • September 21 - Nordreich-Transvaal Reunification Day
  • December 1 – National Election Day; Federal Republic Day (no longer observed)
  • December 26 – Independence Day

Government Edit

Executive CabinetEdit

Government as of February 5, 2011 when the Republic collapsed and handed over sovereignty to Vedran I of Arctica:

  • State President of the Republic: Botha - assassinated, died in nuclear attack
  • Prime Minister of the Republic: Dr. Marthinus Hofmeyr - fled to Arctica
  • Deputy Prime Minister: Herrman Steyn
  • Minister of Interior & State Security: Gert Boersma
  • TAF Commander-in-Chief: Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen - fled to Arctica
  • TAF Air Force Commander: Flight Commander-General Dietrichs Gerhard - fled to Arctica
  • TAF Rocket Corps: General Leonard Wise - executed during mutiny
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs: Andries Joubert
  • Minister of Labour & Industry: Herrman Steyn
  • Minister of Finance, Trade, Welfare, & Education: Marthinus Hofmeyr
  • Minister of Communications: Lukas Reitz - died in nuclear attack
  • Minister of Sport & Athletics: Bartnel Botha
  • Minister of Religious Affairs: Archbishop Cornelius Hoof - died in nuclear attack
  • Governor of Rhodesia Province: Willem Coetzee
  • Governor of Namibia (South West Africa) Province: Edmund Thomasson - fled to Arctica
  • Governor of Mozambique Province: Alberto Azcondos
  • Governor of Transvaal-Arctica: Jakob Martin Hertzog
  • Department of Atomic Research: Annetjie van Matteus

State Presidents of TransvaalEdit

  • Botha (December 26, 2006 to February 19, 2007)
  • Jake Felan (February 19 to March 12, 2007) Protector-General of Transvaal
  • Botha (March 12, 2007 to February 5, 2011)
  • Vedran I (since February 5, 2011) Sovereign of Arctica and Transvaal

Prime Ministers of TransvaalEdit

  • Albrecht Sharpsville (February 8 to February 9, 2007) - killed in military coup
  • Brigadier-General Paul Cruywagen (February 9 to March 12, 2007) - military junta resigned
  • Riaan van der Byl (March 16 to May 27, 2007) - deposed by rioters
  • Annetjie van Matteus (May 30 to July 6, 2007) - deposed in military coup
  • Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen (July 6 to November 12, 2007); re-elected August 27, 2007; resigned November 12, 2007
  • Jakob Martin Hertzog (November 12, 2007 to October 18, 2008) - re-elected May 1, 2008; resigned October 18, 2008
  • Hendrik Strijdom (October 19, 2008 to February 11, 2009) - re-elected December 1, 2008; resigned February 11, 2009
  • Jakob Martin Hertzog (February 11 to April 27, 2009) - deposed by rioters
  • Provisional Military Government
    • Admiral Rudolf Kruger (April 28 to April 30, 2009) - resigned
    • General Petrus Malan (April 30 to May 29, 2009) and Lieutenant-Colonel Dietrichs Gerhard (April 30 to May 3, 2009)
  • Republican Military Government
    • Field Marshal Petrus Malan (May 30 to July 31, 2009) - resigned
  • Annetjie van Matteus (July 31, 2009 to July 31, 2010); re-elected December 1, 2009; deposed by rioters on February 4, 2010; re-established government rule on February 12, 2010; re-elected in disputed election May 30, 2010; resigned on July 31, 2010
  • Hendrik Strijdom (July 31, 2010 to October 23, 2010) - died in office
  • Marthinus Hofmeyr (October 24, 2010 to February 5, 2011) - handed over sovereignty to Vedran I of Arctica

Summary of National ElectionsEdit

1st Volkraad - August 27, 2007 (43 electoral districts)

  • P Cruywagen elected
  • National Party 22 districts
  • Boers-Volkstaat Party 21 districts

2nd Volksraad - May 1, 2008 (42 electoral districts)

  • JM Herztog elected
  • National Party 30 districts
  • Verwoerd Front 12 districts

3rd Volksraad - December 1, 2008 (45 electoral districts)

  • H Strijdom elected
  • National Party 23 districts
  • Demokratiese Barakke Party 9 districts
  • Transvaler Martense Party 6 districts
  • Verwoerd Front 1 district
  • 6 districts vacant

4th Volksraad - May 30, 2009 (58 electoral districts)

  • P Malan elected
  • Republican Military Government 58 districts (all uncontested)

5th Volksraad - December 1, 2009 (50 electoral districts)

  • A van Matteus elected
  • National Party 27 districts
  • Demokratiese Barakke Party 12 districts
  • P Malan (independent candidate) 8 districts
  • 3 districts vacant

6th Volksraaad - May 30, 2010 (27 electoral districts)

  • A van Matteus elected
  • National Party 13 districts
  • Demokratiese Barakke Party 8 districts
  • P Malan (independent candidate) 3 districts
  • 3 districts vacant

African Paramount ChiefsEdit

  • Govan Lethu Mauntang (April 15, 2007 to April 30, 2008); defeated in election
  • Dakarai Baako (May 1, 2008 to November 30, 2008); defeated in election
  • Govan Lethu Mauntang (December 1, 2008 to January 20, 2009); assassinated
  • Judith Matambanadzo (January 20, 2009 to May 30, 2008); position abolished

Position of paramount chief vacant during Republican Military Government junta period

  • Judith Matambanadzo (August 4, 2009 to present)

AmbassadorsEdit

Foreign embassies in TransvaalEdit

Staatsregeringministrie van Buitlandse Sake (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) handles all diplomacy and national overseas interests for Transvaal. The following nations have named ambassadors and diplomatic missions based in Pretoria; Ambassador Séamus Ó Grianna of Tahoe is the current Dean of the Foreign Diplomatic Corps based on his seniority:

Demographics Edit

2009 CensusEdit

2009 CENSUS DATA – as of August 9, 2009

TOTAL POPULATION: 45,816

WHITE SOUTH AFRICANS = 23,335 (51.93%)

  • 12,834 Afrikaners (28.01%)
  • 10,501 Anglo South Africans (22.92%)

BLACK SOUTH AFRICANS = 22,481 (49.07%)

  • 22,481 Black South Africans and other non-whites (49.07%)

2010 CensusEdit

2010 CENSUS DATA – as of September 9, 2010

TOTAL POPULATION: 44,393 (decrease of 1,423 or 3.11%)

WHITE SOUTH AFRICANS = 31,917 (71.90%)

  • 17,554 Afrikaners (39.54%)
  • 7,979 Anglo South Africans (17.97%)
  • 4,788 Portuguese (10.78%)
  • 1,528 Tahomans (3.44%)

BLACK SOUTH AFRICANS = 12,476 (28.10%)

  • 12,251 Blacks/Cape Coloureds (27.60%)
  • 225 Cherokee Indians (0.51%)

Religion in Transvaal Edit

Supreme Head of Church of Transvaal: Archbishop of Pretoria Cornelius Hoof (Anglican)

Bishop Markus van Bruggen of Johannesburg (Roman Catholic)

Reverend Jan van Rehoboth of Pretoria (Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk)

History of Transvaal Edit

Published by the Department of Education, Federal Republic of Transvaal, Pretoria, 2008-10

2006 Edit

TRANSVAAL INDEPENDENCE WAR

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Proclamation of Transvaal's independence by Botha in Pretoria

December 26, 2006 – Staatspresident Botha declared unilateral independence from South Africa as Transvaal Afrikaners Republiek; nation accepted into the Nordreich Alliance.

December 28 – Transvaal-Oil War starts with I like Oil (J Alliance); state government thrown into anarchy.

December 29 - Foreign aid package received from Nordreich members: $5,000 from Wheedle of Totenstadt, $10,000 from Dobrogea, and 100 soldiers from Khortoza.

December 30 – Zulu Rebellion started after some rather exceptional blunders by members of the government. A group of elite special forces were sent to quell the rebellion. Transvaal received $200,000 in foreign aid from Sgt Molloy of Reich Zealand. All of Pretoria came under Transvaal control.

2007 Edit

January 2, 2007 – Anarchy ended as totalitarian state order restored.

January 2 – Transvaal-Oil War ends.

January 4 – renamed Transvaal Afrikaanse Republiek.

GREAT WAR II

January 13, 2007 – Second Great War broke out and Transvaal declared war on Astaroth (ODS). Victory of Astaroth and the destruction of Lord Jolon. The government received 2 units of technology and $5,000 in foreign aid from Boer Staat.

January 14 – Transvaal declared war on The Hiakkalooda (ODS); peace treaty signed after The Hiakkalooda surrendered and agreed to peace terms.

January 15 – Military becomes cruise missile capable.

January 19 – Transvaal declared war on Souf Central Africa (LUE).

January 26 – Peace treaty signed with Souf Central Africa; Transvaal involvement in the Second Great War ended.

REFERENDUM CRISIS

January 23, 2007 – Referendum on apartheid announced.

January 27 – Martial law declared.

January 29 – Zulu Rebellion suppressed.

January 31 - Referendum on apartheid defeated; martial law briefly lifted.

February 1 – Government collapsed; Botha took over dictatorial power and declared martial law. Presidential election announced for February 9.

February 4 - Botha claimed victory in presidential election. Boer Staat sent intervention force into Transvaal. South Africa and Democratic Ninara massed their troops on Transvaal's borders.

February 6 - Botha traveled to Krugersburg, the capital of Boer Staat, to meet face-to-face with the High Chancellor Hendrik von Kruger in an attempt to negotiate an end to the regional crisis.

February 7 - Transvaal signed under pressure the Kruger Pact with Boer Staat; renamed Transvaal Afrikaners Republiek and apartheid laws came into effect. Albrecht Sharpsville named Prime Minister

MILITARY JUNTA & GOVERNMENT-IN-EXILE

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Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen, Commander-in-chief of Transvaler Krygsmagte

February 8–9, 2007 – Military coup by Transvaal Defense Force; Albrecht Sharpsville killed. Brigadier-General Paul Cruywagen established TDF military junta. Botha fled for his own safety to South Africa and went into hiding; Kruger Pact renounced and the in-game national flag changed.

February 9 – Cruywagen announced peacekeepers from Klingen would establish a temporary protectorate between February 19 and March 7 to diffuse the crisis. Botha met with Mandela of South Africa and established a government-in-exile in South Africa; nation renamed Transvaal Republiek.

February 10 - Transvaal declared war on Druid Nation; a minor conflict, the Druidic War was unrelated to the current domestic crisis.

February 12 - War with Druid Nation ends.

KLINGEN PROTECTORATE OF TRANSVAAL

February 17, 2007 - Klingen peackeepers started arriving in Transvaal in preparation for the temporary sovereignty hand-over.

February 18 - Sarie Marais adopted as the national anthem of Transvaal.

February 19 - Klingense Protektoraat van Transvaal took effect. Jake Felan of Klingen named Protector-General of Transvaal.

March 12 - Klingen peacekeepers departed.

SECOND MAROON WAR

March 12, 2007 - Klingen Protectorate of Transvaal ended; Staatspresident Botha returned from exile and an independent Transvaal Republiek is restored. Walvis Bay on the Namibian coast is acquired and annexed to Transvaal as a location for the new deep-water harbour constructed.

March 13 – Transvaal Krygsmagte (Transvaal Armed Forces) and Transvaal Lugmag (Airforce) established; 4 P-51 Mustang fighters purchased to equip the new airforce. Brigadier-General Paul Cruywagen appointed TAF Commander-in-Chief. Flight Commander Rik Jansens appointed airforce commander.

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Prime Minister Riaan van der Byl

March 16 - Staatspresident Botha appointed Riaan van der Byl to the post of Eertseminister (Prime Minister) of Transvaal.

March 17 - Second Maroon War or Nordreich Anti-Communist War broke out; declared war on Incom (LSF). Transvaal air force purchased 3 AH-64 Apache helicopter bombers. Pretoria and Johannesburg came under cruise missile attack. TAF counter-attacked Incom in the St. Patrick's Day War massacre.

March 19 - Transvaal attacked by LSF anti-aparthied forces lead by Procinctia (LSF). Two SWF nations Badekar (SWF) and Dessia (SWF) also launched Operation Lenin's Beard on Transvaal. The Transvaal armed forces sustained and inflicted heavy casualties in the bloodiest day of warfare in its military history.

March 20 - Temporary ceasefire declared by involved alliances.

March 21 - Peace treaties signed with Procinctia and Badekar.

March 22 - Peace treaty signed with Dessia and Incom. Anti-Communist War ends.

GREAT WAR III

March 23, 2007 - Transvaal entered the Third Great War by declaring war on Dreamwhite Land (SWF), Lost City (NAAC), and Tudelia (SWF).

March 24 - Askarion (SWF) declared war on Transvaal.

March 25 - Xandoria (SWF) and Maoist Nepal (SWF) declared war on Transvaal.

March 27–28 - Transvaal Krygsmagte launched Operasie Rooibuck (Operation Impala) as a counter-attack against the communist invasion.

March 31 - War with Dreamwhite Land expired. Soon afterwards, the period known as the Great Darkness followed when CN went off-line for over two days.

April 1 - Wars with Lost City, Tudelia, and Askarion all expired.

April 2 - War with Maoist Nepal expired.

April 3 - Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese (Department for Sport and Athletics) announced the post-war reconstruction project to host the Nordreich Victory Cup of Soccer.

April 3 - War resumes when Transvaal re-declared war on Tudelia (SWF). Askarion (SWF) re-declared war on Transvaal but is soon pummelled when Transvaal musters three Nordreich allies to counter-attack. Transvaal then declared war on Morrisatania (SWF).

April 4 - Transvaal declared war on Soviet Stanimir (SWF).

April 10 - Morrisatania surrendered. Transvaal declared war on Stankinatia (NAAC).

April 11 - Wars versus Askarion and Tudelia expired. Transvaal then declared war on Alcatraz (NAAC). Stankinatia soon left the NAAC and in the diplomatic confusion which followed, Gooseland (a neutral ally of Stankinatia) declared war on Transvaal in retaliation. The Short Goose War ensued for about an hour before peace was negotiated and Transvaal was paid $30,000 in reparations.

April 13 - halo man (TPC) declared war on Transvaal. After conferring with leadership from The Phoenix Collective, it was determined that halo nation was an unauthorised rogue and Transvaal was paid $150,000 in reparations for damages done and the Halo War came to an abrupt end.

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Paramount Chief Govan Lethu Mauntang

April 15 - Transvaal sends $100,000 in financial aid to Gaelic Empire and Krionia in support of their anti-ANC war versus Nelson Mandela of South Africa; Transvaal breaks off all de facto diplomatic relations and recognition of the ANC regieme. Transvaal expands in public works improvments with the building of a stadium and bank. Botha Stadium in Pretoria is dedicated and Nasionale Bank van Transvaal established. Tswana and Swazi National Reserves created from excess non-Transvaal territory acquired during the Third Great War. Govan Lethu Mauntang is appointed African Paramount Chief.

April 18–19 - Last remaining hostilities from the Third Great War come to a conclusion as war with Alcatraz ends at midnight. All military troops are re-deployed and return home.

April 20 - Botha declares victory in the anti-ANC campaign after he is notified that South Africa's last remaining infrastructure has been destroyed.

April 22 - ANC regieme in South Africa destroyed as Nelson Mandela flees into exile to Western Sahara.

FROM NORDREICH TO NORDEN VEREIN

April 20, 2007 - Transvaal hosts the Nordreich Victory Cup of Soccer.

April 21 - Tranvsaal built a foreign ministry building.

April 24 - Glathen War breaks out between Nordreich and Glathen Union. Transvaal declareed war on Akti Endiness (GU).

April 27 - Transvaal declared war on boukies (NAAC).

April 30 - Transvaal gained direct access to the Indian Ocean when Maputo in Mozambique was occupied.

May 1 - Sotho African National Reserve etablished from occupied Lesotho territory. Staatspresident Botha re-affirmed Transvaal's full support for Kaiser Martens and the Loyalist Government of Nordreich.

May 2 - In light of the announcement by Kaiser Martens regarding the disbanding of Nordreich, Transvaal declared a unlilateral ceasefire in its wars with Boukies and Akti Endiness and made offers of peace. Later that day, Botha formally resigned from Nordreich and enrolled with the loyalist group Grossdeutsches Reich (GDR) lead by Kaiser Martens.

May 3 - Wars versus Boukies and Akti Endiness resumed after receiving no responses to peace overtures.

May 5 - Transvaal declared war on Pellelandia (TWD) in assistance to Republik von Volland. War with Boukies ends after expiry.

May 6 - Grossdeutsches Reich (GDR) alliance is renamed Norden Verein (NoV)

May 10 - War with Akti Endiness ended after expiry and accepted peace offer sent by Pellelandia.

SOUTHERN FRONT CAMPAIGN

May 11, 2007 - Second bank built; Transvaal Spaarbank (Savings Bank) established. Transvaal declared war on Salaam (The Legion) for peace term violations as the Southern Front campaign commences against anti-Initiative guerillas based in South Africa. Occupied Economic Zone established over occupied-Mozambique territory.

May 12 - Transvaal declared war on 2 + 2 and talleyland for peace term violations.

May 14 - The city of Bloemfontien is liberated from anti-Initiative guerillas.

May 15 - Transvaal military forces reach the border with Zimbabwe. After facing no resistance, soldiers cross the frontier and start the liberation of Rhodesian territory.

May 19 - War with Salaam ended after expiry of war. Government Census started to record daily population growth.

May 20 - Southern Front campaign ended as wars with 2 + 2 and talleyland end after expiry.

May 22 - Schönefeld Raid carried out in East Berlin.

THE AFRICAN WARS

May 24 - Congo War launched when Transvaal declared war on the Republic of Congo.

May 25 - Transvaal declared war on Natal, starting the South African War.

May 26 - First and Second Battles of Ladysmith.

May 27 - Battle of Mooirivier. Government collapsed into anarchy when rioting breaks out in protest to recent military losses. Prime Minister Riaan van der Byl deposed. Transvaal signed peace treaty with the Republic of Congo. Republic of Dresden sent the Dresdense Vrywillingers to assist Transvaal. After the Battle of Mtubatuba, Dresden withdrew from the conflict.

May 28 - Battle of Willowgrange. The Hideout Nation declared war on Transvaal and landed troops near Maputo. Batttles of Maputo and Beacon Hill effectively end Transvaal's military resistance. Flight Commander Rik Jansens shot down and killed during Battle of Maputo. Canadian terrorists from Tehdinaglo struck at Pretoria, which convinced the Transvaal government to sit down and start peace talks with Natal.

May 29 - South African War ended when Botha signed the Colesno Accords peace treaty with Seydlitz of Natal. Additional peace treaties were signed an hour later with The Hideout Nation and Tehdinaglo. Transvaal's civilian casulties in the war numbered 1,210.

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Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus

May 30 - Government control restored. Annetjie van Matteus named Prime Minister. Paul Cruywagen promoted to Field Marshal.

June 1 - Northern Front Campaign in Zimbabwe-Rhodesia commenced when Transvaal partcipated in Norden Verein's Fall Dunkirk and declared war on terrorists operating there from Duke U. and Delfinopolis.

June 4 - Peace treaty signed with Delfinopolis when that nation agreed to pay off Transvaal $50,000 in exchange.

June 5 - Transvaal attacked by FAN members Genesee and Unholy Nation in Operation Overlord. Government thrown into anarchy when rioting breaks out in Pretoria and Johannesburg.

June 6 - Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus appoints herself Minister of Foreign Affairs after the former minister is executed by her. Ceasefire declared and the FAN-Norden Verein War ends at 11:05PM when Transvaal signs the two peace treaties.

June 7 - Anti-government mob seizes state communication facilities. Transvaal Krygmagte demobilised 838 soldiers. Former Second Maroon War enemy Procinctia granted an embassey in Pretoria as a sign of mutual reconcilliation between the two nations.

June 9 - War with Duke U. expires. Government control restored.

June 13 - Refugees flood into Transvaal as Boer Staat faces collapse from wars; Boerstater government figures Dr. Hasso von Hugel (Foreign Minister) and Dr. Wouter Hesse (Truth Minister) claim asylum in Transvaal and bring with them 50 units of technology salvaged from Boer Staat.

June 23 - Transvaal launched Northern Summer Offensive I as part of Norden Verein operation Fall Drakkar; declared war on Grolith and Vyvixu terrorists based in Zimbabwe-Rhodesia. Transvaal Krygmagte troops advanced 24 miles on the first day of the war during the First Battle of Beitbridge. Flooding a problem in Transvaal due to the recent rains.

June 24 - Tranvsaal complied with Norden Verein-ordered ceasefire.

June 30 - Transvaal Krygmagte demobilised 1103 soldiers due to intense public pressure. Wars with Grolith and Vyvixu expired.

July 2 - Transvaal sends $50,000 in financial aid to Reise in exchange for trade deal for aluminum and cattle.

July 4 - Transvaal recieved $3,000,000 in financial aid from United EuropeanUnion of the North Atlantic Defense Coalition; results in massive investment and construction of infrastructure.

July 5 - Northern Summer Offensive II commenced as part of Norden Verein operation Fall Holmgard when Transvaal declared war on Haligonia (ICP) to launch anti-communist strikes inside Zimbabwe-Rhodesia.

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FM Paul Cruywagen as Prime Minister of Transvaal

July 6 - Transvaal built its first factory. Transvaal declared war on Chokan (ICP) and British Iberia (SECOM). Ground troops advanced 11 miles after the Second Battle of Beitbridge. Temporary ceasefire agreed with British Iberia. Chokan and Haligonia troops counter-attack in the First Battle of Messina and advance 68 miles into Transvaal territory. Transvaal casualties number 5800 soldiers killed and 119 tanks destroyed. Defeat at Messina sparked rioting which threw the government into anarchy. Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen launched military coup to seize power and arrest Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus. Cruywagen is appointed the new Prime Minister by Botha. Northwest Territory gives 27 units of technology to Transvaal.

July 7 - Transvaal Krygmagte forced to retreat 41 miles after losing the Second Battle of Messina. Transvaal casualties number 2379 soldiers killed and 211 tanks destroyed. ICP surrendered to Norden Verein. British Iberia and Transvaal sign peace treaty at 8:54AM. Chokan and Transvaal sign peace treaty at 2:48PM.

July 9 - 1695 soldiers are demobilised due to population pressure on the government. Peace treaty signed with Haligonia at 11:16 AM to end the anti-communist war.

July 10 - Government control restored as rioting comes to an end.

July 15 - Annetjie van Matteus found guilty and sentenced to life in prison for murder charges arising from Order No.1.

July 19 - Transvaal's crop output surged; the government destroyed the crops in order to keep from flooding the market.

July 21 - Transvaal built its second factory. Trade agreement for cattle and lumber signed with The Sabathian Empire; received $2,000,000 in foreign aid as a result of the agreement. Third bank built in Transvaal when Boers-Handelsbank van Transvaal established.

July 22 - Transvaal built its third factory.

July 23 - Transvaal established diplomatic relations and exchanged ambassadors with the Imperial Union of Northumbria and the Republic of Umar. Peter Stellenbosch appointed Foreign Minister of Transvaal; his replacement as the ambassador to Slavorussia was Jacob Eybers.

July 25 - Transvaal initiated the South African Foreign Aid Plan; sent $500,000 in foreign aid to Vereeniging.

July 26 - Ghanaian Naval Crisis; Transvaal protested the the military and naval build-up of Ghana, as well as their declared support for Western Sahara and Nelson Mandela.

July 27 - Transvaal and Ghana agree on a Ghanaian naval exclusion zone around Tranvsaal in exchange for non-interference in West Africa by Transvaal.

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Cornelius Hoof, Anglican Archbishop of Pretoria and Supreme Head of Church of Transvaal

July 31 - Transvaal built its first school and church. African Union intervenes in neighbouring Namibia; Transvaal allows military forces from Slavorussia and Northumbria to base troops near Gabarone in occupied-Botswana and at Walvis Bay. The archbishop of Pretoria, Cornelius Hoof, is named supreme head of the state-sanctioned Church of Transvaal.

August 1 - Assassination attempt on Botha when The Nation of Zell, an ICP terrorist-rogue, declared war on Transvaal. Northern Summer Offensive III launched in Zimbabwe-Rhodesia.

August 2 - Transvaal received $3,000,000 in foreign aid from Das Ewiges Reich; major infrastructure growth and fourth bank constructed when the Transvaler Staatsbelegginge Bank is established.

August 4 - Transvaal received $3,000,000 in foreign aid from Amberconia; major infrastructure growth and fifth bank constructed when the Afrika-Kredietsbank is established. Staatspresident Botha announced national elections for prime minister to be held on August 27. Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen (National Party), Riaan van der Byl (National Party), and Hasso von Hugel (Boers-Volkstaat Party) named candidates.

August 6 - Transvaal sent $500,000 in foreign aid to Boerlandia as part of the South African Foreign Aid Plan.

August 7 - Transvaal sent $250,000 in foreign aid to the Israeli nation of Hana in gratitude for assistance in their common war against The Nation of Zell. Riaan van der Byl returns to Johannesburg from his exile in Madrid.

August 8 - Transvaal declared war on Brixton and Mortar.

August 9 - Peace treaty signed with Brixton and Mortar. War with The Nation of Zell expired.

August 11 - Flight Commander Leonard Wise appointd commander of the Transvaal Lugmag. Fourth factory built in Bloemfontien.

August 13 - Fifth factory built in Pietersburg.

August 22 - Nationwide news blackout goes into effect until the conclusion of the national election.

August 27 - National election for the office of prime minister. The incumbant Prime Minister Paul Cruywagen is re-elected as the National Party of Tranvsaal secures 22 out of 43 electoral districts. Riaan van der Byl reinstated into the government. Transvaal Gesondheidsorg established with the first medical clinic (located in Pretoria) built in the nation.

August 29 - Transvaal built is second school - in Johannesburg.

September 1 - Government type changed from dictatorship to republic.

September 2 - Transvaal sent $250,000 in foreign aid each to The Kingdom of Kirn, Teutoburg, and Germanai to assist them in the destruction of a traitor.

September 9 - Transvaal brewed its first batch of beer after signing a trade agreement with the nation of Eldor for wheat.

GREAT WAR IV: THE UNJUST WAR

September 9, 2007 - Fourth Great War breaks out.

September 10 - Transvaal declared war on Wimputopia (GOONS) in assistance of Norden Verein ally Hana.

September 11, 2007 - Beetlejuice and Repulic of SubLime declared war on Transvaal. Government thrown into anarchy and civil war breaks out between Republican nationalists and the Volkstaat militias. During the rioting which followed, Volkstaat militia rebels freed Annetjie van Matteus from prison – she then goes into hiding along with Hasso Von Hugel.

September 15 - Annetjie van Matteus and Hasso Von Hugel make their way towards the frontlines to defect. Transvaal commandos carry out the rescue mission Operation Pelikaan to free Emperor Justinian and the Imperial Family of Slavorussia.

September 18 - All wars versus GOONS enemies expire.

September 19 - Transvaal Foreign Minister Pieter Stellenbosch confirmed that Emperor Justinian and the Slavorussian imperial family were guests of the Transvaal Government. Transvaal declared war on Sparto (BAPS) guerillas in Mozambique.

September 20 - Peace treaty signed with Sparto after receiving word BAPS had surrendered to Norden Verein. Martial law ends as Republican government control is re-established after riots. Transvaal declared war on Latasica (EotRS) and Lox Eos (EotRS).

September 23 - Entente of the Rising Sun surrendered to Norden Verein; in compliance with the surrender, Transvaal sends peace treaty offers to Latasica and Lox Eos. The Volkstater movement is finally crushed by nationalist Republican forces loyal to Prime Minister Paul Cruywagen. Annetjie van Matteus and Dr. Hasso Von Hugel part their final ways at Bloemfontien. Van Matteus captured and arrested at a roadblock near Winburg.

September 25 - Hasso Von Hugel committed suicide after his capture near Wurasoord by Republican troops.

September 28 - Wars with Latasica and Lox Eos expired. Resumed police action in Mozambique with strikes against EotRS guerillas from Crowdog Damnation and Ragna.

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Uys Rooyan de Ruijters, founder of Verwoerd Front

September 29 - Interior Minister Uys Rooyan de Ruijters arrested after evidence surfaced that he may have had covert links to the Slavorussia Dark Hand terrorists and the Volkstaat militias.

September 30 - Transvaal agreed to a ceasefire with Crowdog Damnation after surrender to Norden Verein.

October 1 - Peace treaty signed with Crowdog Damnation around half an hour after midnight.

October 2 - Final punitive strikes against reminates of EotRS guerillas from Ragna, whose nation disbands a few hours later.

WAR IN RHODESIA

October 1–2, 2007 - In conjunction with Norden Verein’s Operation Schtiel, Transvaal declared war on hippy (LSF) and the United Working Class (LSF) to launch a massive anti-communist campaign in Zimbabwe-Rhodesia around 20 minutes prior to midnight. The Krygsmagte swiftly and decisively advanced 140 miles towards the outskirts of Bulawayo – the farthest extent of Transvaal territorial control to date. Riaan van der Byl named governor of the Rhodesian Protectorate.

October 2 - Battle of Bulawayo commenced. Transvaal declared war on Soviet Britian (LSF) during the late afternoon. Transvaal Krygsmagte advances 5 miles during second day of heavy fighting against LSF guerillas.

October 4 - Transvaal received $3,000,000 rand in reparations from the BAPS alliance. The Transvaal Lugmag completely rebuilt and refurbished.

October 5 - Battle of Bulawayo ended after the city is occupied during the Krygsmagte’s 51-mile advance.

October 6 - Battle of Bembesi. The Krygsmagte advanced just under 25 miles to pause just outside of the town of Nzisa to regroup. Transvaal political control now reached the Namibia-Botswana border in the west and Umtata in the south.

October 7 - Recent business was at an all time high, the economy doing well, and the Transvaler people were thrilled as a result. Staatspresident Botha held a public speech to announce that the government would allow the economy to ride the boom out. Colonel Johann Roussouw appointed new Minister of Interior.

October 9 - War against the hippy guerillas expired. Transvaal declared war on the Socialist Bulgaria (LSF) and attacked their positions in Zimbabwe. Battle of Nzisa. Krygsmagte advanced of 42 miles to Somabhula. Peace treaty signed with Soviet Britian.

October 10 - War against the United Working Class expired. Battle of Gweru. Transvaal victorious in the 21-mile advance to reach the outskirts of Gweru. Transvaal declared war on WCRTPU (LSF) and Heim (LSF) guerillas.

October 11 - Transvaal advanced 35 miles to a position around 10 miles south of Redcliff, the last major ground battle of the anti-LSF campaign as the LSF guerilla forces are dissipated.

October 12 - Socialist Bulgaria surrendered to Norden Verein and signed peace treaty with Transvaal. Transvaal then declared war on Anares (LSF). The frontline in Rhodesia advanced to Kwekwe – around 100 miles from Harare-Salisbury.

October 14 - War against Anares ended through nation deletion.

October 16 - Transvaal sent Boerlandia $500,000 rand in foreign as part of the South African Aid Plan.

October 17 - A major earthquake rocked the northern territories of Transvaal causing severe damage to some of the villages located there. However the government refused to acknowledge that the people affected need help. Transvaal declared war on Chaz171berg (LSF). By now the frontier inside Rhodesia has stabilized around the town of Kwekwe.

October 18–19 - Transvaal declared war on Kingdom of fate in response to an alliance execution order. Krygsmagte advanced 28 miles along the northern front towards the town of Battlefields.

October 20–21 - Operations now consist of raiding parties destroying remnants of LSF technology remaining in Rhodesia.

October 21 - Transvaal awarded hosting rights for UCFA Champions League 2.

October 22 - First Battle of Battlefields. War against Chaz171berg ended through nation deletion.

October 23 - Transvaal received $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid from crack land which went into rebuilding infrastructure and refurbishment of the Lugmag. Second Battle of Battlefields ends in Tranvsaal victory.

October 24 - Jakob Hertzog appointed Deputy Prime Minister; Herrman Steyn appointed Minister of Labour & Industry; Marthinus Hofmeyr appointed Minister of Finance. Treason trial of De Ruijters and Van Matteus.

October 25 - War with Kingdom of fate ended with peace traty signed just prior to expiration.

October 26 - War with WCRTPU expired and the Rhodesian campaign finally comes to an end.

FROM NORDEN VEREIN TO THE SONS OF MUSPEL

October 27, 2007 - Transvaal sent Vereeniging $500,000 rand in foreign as part of the South African Aid Plan. Botha formally resigned from Norden Verein and enrolled with the Sons Of Muspel.

November 1 - Transvaal sent $500,000 rand in foreign aid to Union of Europe (SoM).

November 3 - Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen announced his resignation as Prime Minister to take effect on November 12.

November 5 - South West African Protectorate established; five new flags for usage in the protectorates are unfurled.

November 7 - Transvaal sent $500,000 rand in foreign aid to Aryan Resistance (SoM).

November 9 - Transvaal sent $500,000 rand in foreign aid to Germanai (SoM).

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Prime Minister Jakob M Hertzog

November 12 - The city of East London is incorporated into Tranvsaal, giving the Republic an outlet to the sea through South African territory. Referendum regarding national anthem is announced; decision will take effect on the first anniversary of independence on December 26. Paul Cruywagen resigned as Prime Minister and succeeded by Jakob Martin Hertzog. Colonal Johann Roussouw, the Minister of Interior & State Security, appointed the new deputy prime minister.

November 15 - Annetjie van Matteus released from prison and exiled to the South West African Protectorate.

November 19 - Willem Coetzee appointed Deputy Prime Minister after Colonal Johann Roussouw stepped down from the post.

November 24 - Transvaal resigned from the Sons of Muspel.

THE ORANJE FEDERAL REPUBLIC

November 25 - Transvaal accepted as a member of the Independent Republic of Orange Nations (IRON).

November 28 - Transvaal moved from Maroon to the Orange trading sphere. Trade agreement signed with Procinctia for oil and silver.

November 29 - Second stadium improvement built; major territorial acquisition results in government control in Rhodesian reaching the Livingstone Falls on the Zambezi River and the outskrits of Harare-Salisbury in Rhodesia. Beira in Mozambique is incorporated into the Special Economic Zone.

December 1 - Federale Republiek van Transvaal (Federal Republic of Transvaal) proclaimed.

December 4 - Both the second medical clinic and chruch in Transvaal are built in Johannesburg. Establishment of the Roman Catholic diocese of Johannesburg with the appointment of Bishop Markus van Bruggen.

December 12 - Trade agreement signed with Policce State for lumber and rubber.

December 19–21 Transvaal mined the South Atlantic Ocean to maintain a blockade in support of Procinctia; start of the second South Atlantic Naval Crisis.

December 21 - The cities of Port Elizabeth and Windhoek are annexed into the Republic. Transvaal and smallfrog signed the Transvaal Naval Accord near Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic. The treaty re-affirmed and guaranteed an exclusion zone to protect Transvaal from provocation by those nations which opt to RP navies.

December 22 – Ambassador Piet Malan assassinated by socialist rebels in Tahoe Republic.

December 23 - Flooding became a problem in Transvaal due to the recent rains; however the government refused to take action as the affected residents should not have built their homes in flood-prone areas.

December 24 - First hospital is built in Pretoria. Annetjie van Matteus appointed the ambassador to Tahoe Republic.

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Population growth in 2007 (Year 1)

December 26 - Die Stem van Suid-Afrika replaced Sarie Marais as the national anthem.

December 27 - Third school in the nation built in Bloemfontien. All remaining maroon trade agreements cancelled, which causes the start of a major economic slump. Trade agreement signed with Gardiewonka for fish and furs. All of Botswana came under Transvaal control.

December 28 - Government offers asylum to the High King of Dun Carrig after anti-government riots break out there.

December 29 - Transvaal Oorsese Korps expeditionary force departed the Tahoe Republic and then started deployment in Dun Carrig to assist with suppressing that nation's anti-government riots.

2008 Edit

January 1, 2008 - National motto changed from Ons is besig om ons volkstaat te maak (We are building our homeland) to Transvaal ewig voorwarts! (Transvaal forever onwards!)

January 2 - Economic problems increase after trade agreement with Gardiewonka is cancelled and the government is unable to pay its bills. Prime Minister Hertzog declares martial law as a preventive measure to quell potential public unhappiness with his government. Trade agreement for marble and lead signed with Mega Land; gains bonus resource of scholars.

January 3 - Transvaal Oorsese Korps evacuated from Dun Carrig along with 200 Ierse Vrywillingers (Irish Volunteers) which are latered incorporated as a foreign detachment within the TOK.

January 4 - Mega Land sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Transvaal in exchange for signing trade agreement. Trade agreement signed with Wewtopia for aluminum and coal, which resulted in territorial expansion. Lusaka came under government control along with all of Rhodesia. A direct land route was connected with the Walvis Bay enclave. Afrikaans Language Monument in Paarl now under Transvaal control. Signed short-term trade agreement with HoboCave1 for iron and wheat.

January 5 - Trade agreement with HoboCave1 cancelled when a new agreement for iron and wheat is signed with Abfioland which gave Transvaal the bonus resources of steel, automobiles, beer, construction, and asphalt.

January 6 - Kaapstad (Cape Town) peacefully annexed into Transvaal.

UNITED SOUTH AFRICA UNDER HERTZOG

January 7 - Afrikaner Vryheidsdag (Afrikaner Freedom Day) proclaimed when all South African territory comes under Transvaal government control after Simonstown is annexed into the Republic four minutes after midnight. Prime Minister Hertzog declares the end of the Oranje Oorgangstydperk (economic transitional period to Orange). The city of Blantyre in Nyasaland (Malawi) occupied as part of the Rhodesian Protectorate.

January 10 - The state of emergency ends as republican rule is restored by Prime Minister Hertzog.

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Transvaal Springboks of Liga Mundo

January 12 - Transvaal Springboks soccer club joined Liga Mundo.

January 13 - New trade agreement signed with Saxonville for aluminum and coal after previous agreement was abruptly cancelled by Wewtopia the day before.

January 17 - Trade agreement with Saxonville terminated which resulted in a new economic crisis when the government was unable to pay its bills.

January 19 - Trade agreement signed with andresen for aluminum and coal.

January 20 - Economic stability resumed when the government paid its bills.

January 23 - Universiteit van Stellenbosch (university) built.

January 29 - 50 Sakhalin soldiers arrived at Walvisbaai with 12 units of techology after claiming asylum from the BLEU-NADC War. The troops were incorporated into the Transvaal Oorsese Korps as the Sakhalinse Vrykorp (Sakhalinese Free Corps). Uys Rooyan de Ruijters released from prison.

February 1 - University of Johannesburg (university) built.

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Colonel Johann Roussouw, Minister of Interior & State Security killed during coup attempt

February 2 - Coup attempt by Interior Ministry against Prime Minister Hertzog failed; Colonel Johann Roussouw killed. Staatspresident Botha proclaims himself Protector of South Africa.

February 4 - Deputy Prime Minister Willem Coetzee appointed to the post of Minister of Interior & State Security.

February 8 - Transvaal sent $500,000 in foreign aid to the newly-established nation of Sirocco as part of the South African Aid Plan.

February 11 - Transvaal military participated in the International Conference on the Conventions of Naval Strength hosted by Arenellia.

February 12 - Transvaal declared war on the Union of Mahone (GPA) to commence the Nyasaland Campaign of the Continuum-GPA War. Battle of Matope won by Transvaal; the Krygsmagte advanced 29 miles.

February 13 - Battle of Zomba won by Transvaal; ground troops advanaced 27 miles to Domasi-Kachulu district.

February 14 - Battle of Chilwa Lake; Tranvsaal troops advanced 10 miles after initial defeat in first round of attacks. Union of Mahone striked Pretoria with two cruise missiles which resulted in 184 civilian casualties.

February 15 - Transvaal Krygsmagte suffered defeat during the First Battle of Liwonde. During the Second Battle of Liwonde six hours later, the Krygsmagte advanced 1 mile.

February 16 - Battle of Balaka resulted in resounding victory against Union of Mahone and an advance of 6 miles to the outskirts of Balaka and Liwonde.

February 18 - First Battle of Ncheu. Krygsmagte advanced just under 1 mile as Union of Mahone resistance crumpled. New school built in Kaapstad (Cape Town) after national population exceeded 25,000.

February 20 - War with Union of Mahone expired.

February 21 - Transvaal declared war on Iridia (GPA). Second Battle of Ncheu.

February 25 - Third Battle of Ncheu resulted in Krygsmagte victory and the complete destruction of the Iridia military. Transvaal froces advanced 12 miles.

February 29 - War with Iridia expired; Transvaal then decleared war on Flippinistan (GPA).

March 1 - The second annual Transvaal World Cup association football (soccer) tournament commenced play. Department of Education released the monumental historical work History of Transvaal (Volume I) and History of Transvaal (Volume II).

March 2 - Water rationing starts as a result of a drought due to several months since the last rains in the outlying territories.

March 3 - Transvaal recognised the independence of Cherokee Namibia from the South West Africa Protectorate. South West African Protectorate renamed the Northern Namibia Protectorate. In Nyasaland, 36 civilians killed during missile attacks launched by Flippinistan.

March 4 - Battle of Mponela-Dowa ends in Transvaal victory. Education system completed with the construction of the nation's fifth school located in the South Western Townships.

March 5 – Krygsmagte suffered defeat at Battle of Salima.

March 6 – Transvaal military forces advance almost 22 miles after two victories at in the Battle of Ntchisi.

March 7 - Transvaal declared war on yankee nation (GPA) and Republic of Akatra (GPA).

March 8 - War with Flippinistan expired.

March 9 - Transvaal declared war on Drs Baltish Próvnn of Wolfpack due to IRON alliance commitments in the Wolfpack War.

March 10 - The Federal Government sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Cherokee Namibia, fulfilling independence agreements arising from the Treaty of Lüderitz signed with that nation.

March 15 - Continuum-GPA War ends in GPA surrender. Wars against yankee nation (GPA) and Republic of Akatra expired.

March 16 - Nyasaland campaign against Wolfpack guerillas ended when Drs Baltish Próvnn was destroyed through admin deletion.

March 17 - Transvaal Krygsmagte troops invaded Southern Congo. Lumbumbashi occupied and the "Katanga Free State" client regime established. Dr. François Ngarta Kananga made its president.

March 31 - Ministry of Sport & Athletics built third stadium improvment in Kaapstad (Cape Town).

April 1 - "Katanga Free State" collapsed from its own ineptitude; territory re-incorporated into the Congo.

April 6 - Third medical clinic built in Kaapstad.

April 8 - Fourth medical clinic built in Bloemfontien.

April 11 - A container ship carrying valuable items crashed offshore from the Cape of Good Hope. The cargo was returned in exchanges for a finders' reward.

April 12 - Fifth medical clinic built in Gaborone; Transvaal Gesondheidsorg national health care system completed.

April 14 - Ministry of Sport & Athletics built fourth stadium improvment in Bloemfontien.

April 16 - Fifth stadium improvement is built in Gaborone. Johannesburg Barracks built by Transvaal Krygsmagte.

April 20 - Police headquarters built in Pretoria.

April 22 - Civilian population reached 34,507; majority of population now born or immigrated under Orange rule.

April 25 - Government constructed first labour camp located in Mozambique near Maputo.

April 28 - Transvaal declared war on Polacksin (CSN) as part of its alliance commitments to IRON in the GATO-1V War.

April 30 - Polacksin bomber and missile attacks on Johannesburg killed 336 civilians.

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Paramount Chief Dakarai Baako

May 1 - Prime Minister Jakob Hertzog re-elected. National Party secured 30 out 42 electorial districts; Verwoerd Front won the remaining 12 districts. Dakarai Baako defeated incumbant Govan Lethu Mauntang in the election for paramount chief, winning 24 out of 42 electorial districts. Annetjie van Matteus appointed Deputy Prime Minister while Willem Coetzee appointed Governor of Rhodesia.

May 3 - Major restructuring of the internal divisions within the Federal Republic of Transvaal; the Occupied Economic Zone of Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, and Nyasaland re-classified as African Protectorates while Northern Namibia was placed under white protectorate rule along with the remainder of (southern) Rhodesia.

May 4 - Polacksin launched missile attacks on Pretoria and killed 194 civilians.

May 5 - Second labour camp built at Inhambane in Mozambique. Transvaal declared war on POTNR (GATO).

May 6 - Transvaal decelared war on Atheistic Islands (CSN).

May 6 to 13 - One week CSN missile bombardment campaign killed a total of 859 civilians in the major urban areas of Kaapstad, Bloemfontien, Johannesburg, Kimberley, and Pretoria.

May 13 - War with POTNR expired.

May 14 - War with Atheistic Islands expired.

May 17 - The Krygsmagte deployed 5,000 peacekeepers and 100 tanks to the Kingdom of Sahrani to assist the government to maintain order against communist insurgents. War with CSN ended when that alliance surrendered to IRON.

May 19 - Population decreased when 1,375 civilians emigrated from the nation due to environmental concerns. Government in-game changed from republic to capitalist.

May 21 - Transvaal evacuated its troops from the Kingdom of Sahrani.

May 22 - Federal Government sent $500,000 rand in foreign aid to The Irish Empire.

May 27 - Former prime minister Riaan van der Byl assassinated in exile in Madrid.

May 29 - Third labour camp built at Beira in Mozambique.

June 3 - Fourth labour camp built at Quelimane in Mozambique.

June 5 - Trade agreement with andresen for aluminum and coal broken when that nation was deleted. Fifth and final labour camp built in Mozambique.

June 11 - Willem Coetzee replaced Annetjie van Matteus as Deputy Prime Minister; Annetjie van Matteus appointed Minister of Interior & State Security.

June 13 - New trade agreement signed with kadath for aluminum and coal.

June 14 - Population decreased when 522 civilians emigrated from the nation due to environmental concerns.

June 17 - A foreign cargo ship ran aground off the Cape of Good Hope; the valuable cargo was salvaged and returned to the ship's owners in return for finder's reward. Peter Morcambe and four other Transvaler exiles met together in Joysey establish the formation of the Communist Party of Transvaal-South Africa

June 21 - Trade agreement with Abfioland for iron and wheat broken when that nation was deleted.

June 22 - New trade agreement signed with Caliber for iron and wheat. Ministry of Finance then sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Gyronia and $1,000,000 rand to Templar Capital out of appreciation for responding to trade requests which later couldn't be accepted by Transvaal. $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid sent to Procinctia in acknowledgement of long-term trade agreement.

June 23 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Policce State in acknowledgement of 200 days of long-term trade agreement. A cure for flu was found within Transvaal with a limited amount of vaccinations to go around. The Federal Government kept the cure secret and only vaccinated its own citizens.

June 24 - Federal Government sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to The Irish Empire.

June 26 - Signed new trade agreement signed with Gyronia for iron and wheat after Caliber cancelled their recent trade agreement.

July 2 - Third church built in Transvaal; Reverend Erasmus Du Toit became leader of the Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk (Dutch Reformed Church) located in Pretoria.

July 7 - Gert Boersma replaced Annetjie van Matteus as the Minister of Interior & State Security.

July 8 - Federal Government and the military cancelled the Transvaal Naval Exclusion Zone Accord.

July 13 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to kadath as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

July 16 – An unexpected drop in the price of oil per barrel resulted in the government building infrastructure to store the oil while it was cheap to buy.

July 17 - A massive toxic chemical leakage occured near Bloemfontien which resulted in the death of 1,351 citizens. To fully cleanup the mess a national forest was destroyed in the process and the environment damaged.

July 23 - An additional 605 citizens lost due to deaths from injuries caused by the Bloemfontien disaster. Peter Morcambe, the leader of the Communist Party of Transvaal-South Africa assassinated in Kanteero.

July 24 - Transvaal re-annexed the former nation of Cherokee Namibia into the Federal Republic after that nation was deleted due to in-activity. Verwoerd Front Party sent $1,000,000 in cash to the Government of Tahoe.

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Reverend Erasmus Du Toit

July 28 - Reverend Erasmus Du Toit replaced Uys Rooyan de Ruijter as party leader of the Verwoerd Front.

July 30 - Transvaal attended the Pan-African Summit held in Realm and signed the Pan-Africa Accords which established the Pan-African Coalition.

July 31 - First national wonder completed when the Johannesburg Stock Market opened for business.

August 2 - Government proposal to create a trade route directly through a forest into a nearby nation vetoed by Staatspresident Botha.

August 4 - Trade agreement for oil and silver with Procinctia terminated due to nation deletion. Trade agreement signed a few hours later with United Society for oil and gold, which resulted in the development of microchips and radiation clean-up. Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to AVAblink.

August 5 - Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Power Nation.

August 6 - Transvaal withdrew its occupation of Southern Angola and relinquished all control and claimed over the territory. Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to The Oak Tree.

August 7 - Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Metalci. Transvaal invaded and annexed the unclaimed Comoran islands of Grande Comore and Mohéli. The islands are placed under the authority of the Mozambique Protectorate.

August 10 - The Transvaler Seemag (navy) established when the Walvis Bay Shipyards were completed. First navel vessel, the frigate SAS Spionkop launched.

August 11 - SAS Bloedrivier launched from Walvis Bay Shipyards.

August 19 - Transvaler Seemag launched its first landing ships. Kaapstad Drydock constructed.

August 20 - Transvaler Seemag launched its first destroyers, the SAS Shaka and SAS Cetshwayo.

August 21 - Transvaler Seemag launched its first cruisers, the SAS General Piet Cronje and SAS Vereeniging. Transvaal entered the War of the Coalition after declaring war on landfill.

August 22 - Afrikaners and Anglo-Transvalers began to experience various inter-racial problems. During a heated debate, violence broke out in Pretoria and many buildings were burned to the ground. Armed troops were sent in to quell the violence and restore the buildings to show the government retained order in the capital. Transvaler Seemag launched its first battleships, the SAS Staatspresident Botha and SAS Marshal Cruywagen. Transvaal declared war on Husker Land; 20,800 casualties and 3,844 tanks destroyed during four battles fought that day. 469 civilians killed during cruise missile attacks.

August 23 - Transvaler Seemag launched its first corvettes, the SAS Windhoek, SAS Salisbury, and the SAS Maputo. 254 civilians killed during the fighting that day. War with landfill ended when Nueva Vida surrendered to the Coalition of The Continuum. Krygsmagte troops ceased fire on Husker Land after a peace offer was sent by the government.

August 25 - Transvaal launched an invasion of Arctica as that nation collapses into anarchy. A loyalist regieme was set up in the southern half of Madagascar.

August 26 - War with Husker Land ended when that nation accepted peace offer.

August 28 - Colony of Transvaler Suid-Amerika established in Paraguay. Annetjie van Matteus appointed Colonial Governor. Demokratiese Barakke Party (DBP - Democratic Drillhall Party) formed by civilian supporters of Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen. Frederik Geldenhuys is named party leader. Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal.

August 30 - Ministry of Finance recieved a total of $6,000,000 in foreign aid from The Allied States and Cheezania for war recovery rebuilding.

September 1 - Johannesburg Airport had become dilapidated and crowded so developers asked for a government sponsored renovation and expansion project. The airport was renovated but the terminal was not expanded. Prime Minister Hertzog visited Transvaler Suid-Amerika.

September 4 - Prime Minister Hertzog visted Franzharia to attend the funeral of Emperor Joslik Rukia IV.

September 7 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

September 9 - Diplomatic relations resumed with Neo Japan after that nation had suspended relations in June due to their opposition to Transvaal's labour camp system. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Cornacopia in exchange for technology production deal.

September 11 - Kaapstad Naval Academy constructed. The Seemag constructed and launched its first two submarines, the SAS-15 Riaan van der Byl and SAS-16 Annetjie van Matteus.

September 11–19 - Transvaal hosted the Nationalist Axis anti-communist conference in Pretoria.

September 12 - Transvaler Krygsmagte ocupation in Southern Arctica proclaimed the formation of the Transvaler Madagaskar Vrystaat. Prime Minister Hertzog stopped in Antananarivo during his trip home from Franzharia.

September 14 - Transvaler Krygsmagte invaded the Arctican islands of Anjouan and Mayotte in the Comoros archipelago.

September 17 - Transvaal signed the Condor Pact of the Nationalist Axis.

September 19 - Cornacopia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

September 21 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal. Ethnic strife between Afrikaners and Anglo-Transvalers ended.

September 23 - The islands of Reunion, Rodrigues, Tromelin, and Coco are transferred from Franzharia to Transvaal and become part of the new Indian Ocean Protectorate along with the Comoros Islands.

September 25 - Walvisbaai Naval Academy constructed. Hendrik Strijdom appointed Governor of Namibia.

September 27 - Several months passed since the last rains in the outlying territories. The people were suffering from drought and governent advisors stated that food supply was a problem and health issues were expected for the following month. In response the nation's water supply was rationed severely. Transvaler Raketkorps established as a separate arm of the military. Colonel Petrus Malan appointed commander of the nation's V-2 missile detachment.

September 28 - Walvis Bay drydock built. A cure for a flu virus was found within Transvaal with a limited amount of vaccinations to go around. The Federal Government kept the cure secret and only vaccinated its own citizens.

September 30 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Tahoe for economic bail-out in that nation.

October 1 - Staatspresident Botha elected President of the Pan-African Coalition by 5 votes to 3.

October 3 - The boundary between independent Arctica and the Madagaskar Vrystaatwas moved southwards to the 20th parallel.

October 4 - Pretoria barracks constructed. Frente Popular para Liberación de Paraguay (FPLP) guerillas start liberation war in Transvaler Suid-Amerika. Department of Education released the historical work History of Transvaal (Volume III).

October 5 - Uys Rooyan de Ruijters re-surfaces in Transvaler Suid-Amerika when he proclaimed an Afrikaner separatist state there lead by his new organisation, the Witbrandwag (White Sentinel).

October 8 - Trade agreement with Mega Land for marble and lead abruptly cancelled when that nation was deleted. Economic problems set in as infrastructure costs increase by 20% and government bills go unpaid.

October 9 - Trade agreement for marble and lead signed with Germanopolis.

October 10 - Tahoe Republic paid back $3,000,000 loan from Transvaal.

October 11 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

October 12 - Agmar invaded Transvaler Suid-Amerika; Hendrik Strijdom replaced Annetjie van Matteus as governor of the colony.

October 14 - Signed new trade agreement signed with Slonsylvania for iron and wheat after Gyronia cancelled their recent trade agreement.

October 15 - Transvaal's first missile defense site was constructed by the Transvaler Raketkorps.

October 17 - Intelligence agency built in Pretoria. Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese van Transvaal (Department for Sport and Athletics of Transvaal) announced the inaugural Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup for short.

October 18 - Prime Minister Jakob Hertzog resigned.

PRIME MINISTER STRIJDOM

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Prime Minister Hendrik Strijdom

October 19 - Hendrik Strijdom named Prime Minister for the remainder of term until federal elections.

October 22 - Uys Rooyan de Ruijters committed suicide while under detention in Asuncion.

October 25 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal.

October 26 - Greenpeace activists petitioned the government to create a national Earth Day holiday to remind citizens to appreciate the environment. National Earth Day created as a result.

October 27 - Transvaler Suid-Amerika colony evacuated as Paraguay is officially turned over to Agmar. Cheeseton sent a $3,000,000 foreign aid loan to assist the Transvaler Seemag in construction of its second drydock located in Kaapstad. Three additional warships were launched, including two named in honour of the nation and ruler of Cheeseton. Annetjie van Matteus resigned from the National Party and formed her own new movement called the Transvaler Martense Party. Government in-game changed from capitalist to republic .

October 28 - Two leading factions in the governing National Party, the Hertzog faction focusing on social unity and the Hofmeyr-Steyn faction focusing on economic development, began openly feuding with one another. They called on the prime minister to publicly endorse one side or the other in order to resolve this dispute. Prime Minister Strijdom sided with the social unity faction. Economic growth was not a core focus for the following month and the government lost access to infrastructure purchase cost reduction. The Prince Edward and Marion Islands were claimed and annexed just after midnight.

October 29 - Consumer spending was down, unemployment on the way up, and population started to get impatient. Military spending was cut and circulated around the economy.

October 31 - War broke out in East Africa when communist revolutionaries in Franzharia declared war on Transvaal.

November 1 - Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup commenced play in Johannesburg with 25 nations attending. The Comoros Islands were granted their independence from the Federal Republic as the Kingdom of Lübeck.

November 2 - Transvaal proclaimed a protectorate over East Africa called the Franzharia Free State. Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic was claimed and annexed; Southern Islands Protectorate established.

November 3 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Coldclamistania as repayment from earlier foreign aid loan from Cheeseton. Cornacopia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

November 4 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

November 8 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Germanopolis as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

November 12 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Slonsylvania as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

November 13 - Transvaler Seemag launched its first aircraft carriers, the SAS-25 Kaiser Martens, SAS-26 Jake Felan, and SAS-27 Striderwannabe - along with the battleship SAS-21 Heft.

November 14 - Free Seas Zone around the Cape of Africa established.

November 15 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

November 19 - Transvaler Seemag announced the Cape of Africa Declaration as a replacement of the Free Seas Zone.

November 23 - Transvaal withdrew its occupation from Franzharia in response to the Silver Revolution. The Federal Government then withdrew from the Pan-African Coalition. Annetjie van Matteus arrested by government and the Transvaler Martense Party banned. On his arrival from Franzharia, Edmund Thomasson was appointed Governor of Namibia.

November 25 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment each to Franzharia and Neu Osea in exchange for technology production deal.

November 26 - Roman Catholic Church in Transvaal recognised Pope Bubba XIII.

November 27 - Signed new trade agreement with Austrania for oil and wheat after United Society cancelled their trade agreement. Later in the day Slonsylvania cancelled their trade agreement; As a result population decreased by 1,431 citizens.

November 28 - Signed new trade agreement signed with KFreezland for iron and gold.

December 1 - Prime Minister Hendrik Strijdom re-elected. National Party secured 23 out 45 electorial districts, Demokratiese Barakke Party won 12 districts, Transvaler Martense Party won 9 electoral districts, and the Verwoerd Front won just 1 electoral district. Govan Lethu Mauntang defeated Dakarai Baako in the election for paramount chief, winning 23 out of 45 electorial districts. Jakob Hertzog appointed Deputy Prime Minister. Madagaskar Vrystaat abolished and Southern Madagascar territory re-united with Arctica. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Arctica as a re-unifcation gift from the Federal Government.

December 5 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 7 - Ministry of Finance sent $1,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup to SoundWave Land.

December 9 - Annetjie van Matteus apponted ambassador to Amerikanisches Reich.

December 10 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup to Dragonia. Neu Osea sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 14 - The nation's mining industry reduced its production out of protest of the low market value of raw materials. The Federal Government ordered the mining industry to return to full production to prevent damage the economy and the stock markets falling.

December 15 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 17 - Roman Catholic cathedral in Johannesburg torched and destroyed during sectarian violence. Police station built in Johannesburg. Transvaal gained observer status in the Pan-African Coalition.

December 24 - Ministry of Interior & State Security built second intelligence agency in Kaapstad.

December 25 - Civilian population exceeded 50,000. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal. With the sudden demise of Tionese/Franzharia rule over their Indian Ocean islands, the Mauritius and Seychelles (Seychelles and Aldabra) island chains were occupied and incorporated into the Indian Ocean protectorate.

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Population growth in 2008 (Year 2)

December 26 - Second anniversary of Declaration of Independence.

December 27 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Austrania as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

December 28 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to KFreezland as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

December 29 - The housing market fell, destroying wealth and confidence in the process. The government decided to ride out the situation and hope that it gradually returned back to normal. Population happiness decreased during the month-long economic slump.

December 30 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to kadath in acknowledgement of 200 days of long-term trade agreement.

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January 3, 2008 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to PixelLand in exchange for technology production deal.

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Windhoek Welwitschia of the Vedder League

January 6 - Transvaal Voetbalsvereniging established the Windhoek Welwitschia soccer club and applied for an expansion team in the Vedder League.

January 7 - Signed new trade agreement with La Terra di Kholem for lead and marble after previous trade agreement with Germanopolis was cancelled by Transvaal.

January 14 - Ministry of Finance sent $2,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup to Amerikanisches Reich and sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Policce State in acknowledgement of 400 days of long-term trade agreement. Franzharia and PixelLand both sent 50 units each of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

January 15 - Annetjie van Matteus recalled from her ambassador post and placed in charge of the Department of Atomic Research.

January 20 - Uprisings in Soweto and the African Protectorates broke out. Azarian Resistance Movement launched three assassination missions: Prime Minister Hendrik Strijdom and Reverend Erasmus Du Toit were severely injured while Paramount Chief Govan Lethu Mauntang was stabbed and killed. Staatspresident Botha proclaimed a state of emergency and martial law over the entire Federal Republic. Deputy Prime Minister Jakob Hertzog took the post of interim prime minister while Strijdom convalescenced in hospital. Ms Judith Matambanadzo appointed Paramount Chief and African Affairs minister.

January 21 - Dakarai Baako resumed his soccer career when he signed a contract with Windhoek Welwitschia.

January 24 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal. PixelLand sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. An unexpected drop in the price of oil per barrel resulted in the government building infrastructure within the nation to store the oil while it was cheap to buy.

January 31 - Consumer spending went down while unemployment went up causing the population to be become impatient. The government decreased the amount of money going into the military so there was more money to circulate around the economy.

February 3 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to PixelLand in exchange for technology production deal.

February 5 - The military high command lead by Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen and Admiral Rudolf Kruger signed a ceasefire agreement with the Azarian Resistance Movement.

February 9 - Trade agreement with KFreezland for iron and gold broken when that nation was deleted.

February 10 - Signed new trade agreement signed with defenders of hevan for iron and gold.

THE RETURN OF JAKOB HERTZOG

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Prime Minister Jakob M Hertzog

February 11 - Hendrik Strijdom resigned as Prime Minister and left the country for voluntary exile in Tahoe; Jakob Hertzog appointed as his replacement.

February 13 - PixelLand and Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deals.

February 16 - Ministry of Foreign Affairs began discussions for the independence of the northern protectorates in the Federal Republic.

February 23 - PixelLand sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Franzharia in exchange for technology production deal.

February 26 - Federal Republic of Transvaal granted full independence to the Provisional Authorities located in Northern Mozambique (assigned to Ian Steele), Zambia (assigned to Ranathar of Franzharia), and Malawi (assigned to yeerk5). Transvaal's second missile defense site was constructed by the Transvaler Raketkorps. Dragonia sent 50 units of technology and $3,000,000 to Transvaal as prize money from the FIFOB Alliance Cup.

March 1 - Counterfeiters raided the national mint and stole the nation’s precious printing plates. In response to the thieves printing large amounts of counterfeit money, the national bank notes were redesigned. Dakarai Baako signed by the Transvaal Springboks after he was released by Windhoek Welwitschia. Transvaal World Cup III commenced play with 44 participating teams.

March 4 - Recent business was at an all time high, the economy doing well, and the Transvaler people were thrilled as a result. Interest rates were raised to allow citizens to earn more on investments and increase income.

March 5 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Kevodia.

March 7 - Signed new trade agreement with Heft for oil and uranium after previous trade agreement with Austrania was cancelled by Transvaal. Population drops by 4,151 as a result and the national brewery is closed. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Dragonial.

March 8 - Dragonia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as prize winnings from the FIFOB Alliance Cup.

March 10 - Franzharia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

March 16 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to defenders of hevan as part of trade agreement signed the previous month.

March 18 - Signed new trade agreement with The Eagle Empire for lumber and rubber after previous trade agreement with Policce State was cancelled by Transvaal after 462 days.

March 19 - Dragonia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as prize money from the FIFOB Alliance Cup.

March 20 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Altec Lansing and Dubzland.

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Karl van Zyl

March 28 - Reverend Erasmus Du Toit resigned as leader of the Verwoerd Front. His successor was the former Deputy Interior Minister, Colonel Karl van Zyl.

April 3 - New Republic of Rome sent Transvaal $3,000,000 in foreign aid to assist completion of its nuclear programme. At 8:23:58 AM, Transvaal became a nuclear power when the Transvaler Raketkorps completed its construction of Projekt Vela; detonating its first nuclear device. One nuclear bomb was added to the Raketkorps weapons inventory.

April 4 - Colonel Petrus Malan promoted to the rank of General.

April 5 - Signed new trade agreement for lumber and rubber with No one expects... after The Eagle Empire abruptly cancelled their trade agreement.

April 7 - Counterfeiters raided the national mint and stole the nation’s precious printing plates. In response to the thieves printing large amounts of counterfeit money, the national bank notes were redesigned.

April 8 - A major earthquake rocked the northern territories causing severe damage to some of the villages located there. The Federal Government sent building materials to rebuild the damaged areas. Ministry of Finance sent $500,000 in prize money from the Transvaal World Cup III tournament to Bavarians by request of Killallippies.

April 10 - Ministry of Finance cancelled trade agreement with Heft for oil and uranium and signed a new trade agreement with Yuktobania for oil and wheat.

April 11 - Ministry of Finance cancelled trade agreement with La Terra di Kholem for lead and marble and signed a new trade agreement with Republic of Mannon.

April 15 - Ministry of Finance sent $2,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal World Cup III tournament to Aphelion Collective by request of Arcadian Empire along with $1,000,000 to Melloria, and $750,000 to Arctica.

April 16 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal World Cup III tournament to Deutschland.

THE INVASION OF SOUTH AFRICA

April 24 - In response to the Karma War, a state of national emergency and martial law was proclaimed by Staatspresident Botha. Prime Minister Jakob Hertzog and Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen are given dictatorial powers over the Federal Republic. The government arrested all members of the Verwoerd Front and Sosiaalnasionalis Party. Frederik Geldenhuys of the Demokratiese Barakke Party is appointed second Deputy Prime Minister in a government of national unity.

April 25 - Transvaal declared war on New Dominara and sent its military overseas to fight in Canada. Trade agreement with Yuktobania for oil and wheat cancelled when that nation was deleted. Signed new trade agreement with union of ireland for oil and wheat.

April 27 - Falkshire, Central Coast, and Vale of Winky declared war on Transvaal and launched an invasion on South Africa. Federal Governent thrown into anarchy and the Hertzog government collapsed.

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Admiral Rudolf Kruger (centre), military dictator of Transvaal

April 28 - Transvaler Seemag seized power and formed provisional military government after the Transvaler Krygsmagte was routed and destroyed in battle. Admiral Rudolf Kruger named leader of military junta.

April 30 - The last remaining ships in the Seemag were sunk in enemy attacks. Admiral Kruger's military government collapsed and General Petrus Malan and Lieutenant-Colonel Dietrichs Gerhard formed military diumvirate.

May 3 - War with New Dominara expired. Lieutenant-Colonel Dietrichs Gerhard resigned from the Provisional Military Government, leaving General Petrus Malan as dictator. Serenity of Chaos and New Republic of Rome each sent Transvaal $3,000,000 in foreign aid towards the war effort.

May 5 - Wars with Falkshire, Central Coast, and Vale of Winky expired. General Petrus Malan replaced Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen as Commander-in-Chief of the Transvaler Kyrgsmagte.

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Commander-in-Chief General Petrus Malan of the Republic of Transvaal

May 7 - General Malan proclaimed the Republic of Transvaal to replace the overthrown Federal Republic. Storms hit the south coast of Transvaal, which caused widespread flooding, disruption, and downed power lines. Hundreds of people were evacuated from their homes and crops destroyed. The new government distributed aid to the bereaved and displaced.

May 11 - After Green Peace activists in Transvaal called on the government to celebrate a national Earth Day holiday to remind citizens to appreciate the environment, Staatspresident Botha held a speech to remind the citizens that work must come first before concerns over the environment. Dakarai Baako released by the Transvaal Springboks.

May 12 - Franzharia Southern Empire territories in Zambia and Southern Angola voted to disolve and re-join the Republic of Transvaal.

May 15 - Transvaler Krygsmagte forces re-occupied the the former Franzharia territories and the Northern Rhodesia and Southern Angola provinces were established. The Republican Government restructured the internal politcial sub-divisions, replacing the protectorates with provinces and territories.

May 16 - kadath cancelled trade agreement for aluminum and coal; as a result the government lost resources for Steel, Automobiles, Beer, Construction, Radiation Cleanup, and Asphalt.

May 17 - 1,651 picketing workers are killed during the violent crushing of strikes by the military government.

May 21 - Ministry of Finance signed a new trade agreement with Valandil for aluminum and coal, resulting in widespread strikes to end.

POST-WAR RECONSTRUCTION

May 24 - War ended as IRON surrendered and withdrew from the Karma War. The military was decommisioned to comply with surrender requirements.

May 28 - The Raketkorps' four remaining nuclear bombs were decommissioned due to peace treaty requirements from the Karma War. Strikes broke out again in various industrial sectors after union of ireland cancelled their trade agreements for oil and wheat. Ministry of Finance signed a temporary agreement with Harlequin for cattle and gold.

May 30 - Republican Military Government inaugurated in the Volksraad for a six-month term with 58 seats assigned. Petrus Malan promoted himself to the rank of field marshal. The territories of Northern Mozambique and Malawi are re-annexed into the Republic as provinces. Judith Matambanadzo is arrested by the government.

June 4 - In opposition to the Republican Military Government, Gert Boersma released Judith Matambanadzo from prison and both of them fled the nation for exile in Arctica. Karl van Zyl is appointed Boersma's replacement as Interior Minister.

June 6 - Ministry of Finance cancelled its temporary agreement with Harlequin for cattle and gold and signed a new trade agreement with Foolishness for oil and wheat.

June 7 - Ministry of Finance cancelled all its trade agreements so that it could join an Orange trading circle. Population dropped by 1,359 when the government forcebly deported unwanted social dissidents to the Republic of Novus Niciae. Signed trade agreement with United Order for aluminium and marble.

June 8 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreements with Old Holland for oil and wheat and with goodbye for lead and lumber.

June 9 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Ulthuan for gold and iron. United Order cancelled their trade agreement with Transvaal.

June 13 - The provinces of Southern Angola and Northern Rhodesia (Zambia) granted their independence as the Seventh Reich of Dagigigigigiigka.

June 14 - Flooding became a problem in Transvaal for the follwoing month due to the recent heavy rains. The government took action to build dams and levees in the areas prone to flooding.

June 15 - Field Marshal Malan made his first overseas trip as leader of the RMG when he went to Serca to attend a summit meeting with the leadership of Somal.

June 17 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Repubblica Italiana for marble and wheat and cancelled their trade agreement with Ulthuan.

June 20 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Rugby Republic for coal and iron.

June 21 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Solaria for aluminum and rubber.

June 22 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Asperia for gold and oil.

June 23 - Trade agreement for coal and iron cancelled by Rugby Republic. Strikes broke out and protesters clashed with government troops, resulting in 1,498 deaths.

June 24 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with CLANNADIA for coal and iron.

June 25 - Transvaal invaded and re-annexed Southern Angola and Northern Rhodesia - overthowing the Seventh Reich of Dagigigigigiigka in the process.

June 30 - The Republic of Transvaal claimed the former Lübeck territories of the Comoros Islands, Ascension Island, St. Helena, the Tristian de Cunha Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands.

July 5 - Technological reconstruction reached pre-Karma War levels.

July 7 - Transvaal transfered control of the Seychelles, Reunion, Rodrigues, Tromelin, and Aldabra islands to Arctica.

July 9 - A group of citizens petitioned for the renovation or rebuilding of a damaged section of old highway. The government performed a study on the environmental impact of building a new road and subsequently allowed the project to get tied up in red tape. Filed Marshal Petrus Malan travelled overseas to Arctica on a state visit.

July 13 - goodbye cancelled their trade agreement for lead and lumber with Transvaal.

July 14 - Labour unrest breaks out. In the resulting violence, 2,094 civilians and 2,000 soldiers are killed in street clashes in Johannesburg.

July 15 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with World Wide Web for lead and lumber.

July 21 - Interior Minister Colonel Karl van Zyl led a failed coup attempt in Pretoria; he then fled across the border to the United Nation of Serca. Field Marshal Petrus Malan cancelled his visit to Arctica and returned immediately to Pretoria.

July 25 - CLANNADIA cancelled their trade agreement for coal and iron and World Wide Web cancelled their trade agreement for lead and lumber. Racial unrest broke out resulting in the deaths of 1,350 citizens.

July 26 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with America Ben for lead and lumber.

July 30 - Field Marshal Petrus Malan resigned as Commander-in-Chief of the Republican Military Government.

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Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus

July 31 - Annetjie van Matteus named Prime Minister of Transvaal. Hendrik Strijdom and Marthinus Hoffmeyr named Deputy Prime Ministers in the new civilian administration appointed by the Republican Military Government as its replacement. Military junta abolished as troops returned to their barracks. Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen appointed new Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with The Wacca for coal and iron. Trade agreement with America Ben for lead and lumber cancelled when that nation was deleted.

August 3 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with New British Empire for lead and lumber.

August 5 - White Europeans became the majority, making up 50.93% of the civilian population.

August 10 - New British Empire cancelled their trade agreement for lead and lumber.

August 11 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Romuli Empire for lead and lumber.

August 23 - Transsvaal released from Karma War surrender terms.

August 26 - Reconstruction of the Transvaler Lugmag [air force] began.

August 27 - Reconstruction of the Transvaler Seemag commemnced.

August 28 - The Wacca cancelled their trade agreement for coal and iron.

September 1 - Department of Education released the historical work History of Transvaal (Volume IV).

September 5 - Green Peace activists called on the government to celebrate a national Earth Day holiday to remind Transvaler citizens to appreciate the environment. The government ignored the protesters and Staatspresident Botha held a speech to remind citizens that work must come first before concerns over the environment.

September 4–13 - Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus visited the Tahoe Republic on an official state visit.

September 12 - Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese van Transvaal (Department for Sport and Athletics of Transvaal) and the Transvaal Voetbalsvereniging (Transvaal Association Football Union) announced the decision to host the fourth annual Transvaal Cup in March 2010.

FROM THE ORANGE REPUBLIC TO NORDREICH

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"We are all Nordreich"

September 21 - Transvaal resigned from the Independent Republic of Orange Nations and applied to join Nordreich. Transvaal moved from Orange to the Black trading sphere. Reverend Erasmus Du Toit of the Nederduits Gereformeerde Kerk died from a heart attack whilst on his farm near Bloemfontein. NVK Kaapstad Hornets association football club established; Dakarai Baako signed with the new club.

September 24 - Ministry of Finance re-signed trade agreement with Repubblica Italiana for Marble and Wheat after the Italians also switched from Orange to the Black trading sphere.

September 26 - Botha established the Nordreich Liga association football league; NVK Kaapstad Hornets club joined the new league. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Eztland for Gems and Iron.

September 27 - Hwicca sent $3,000,000 and 50 units of technology to Transvaal as foreign aid.

September 30 - Trade agreement with Solaria for aluminum and rubber was cancelled when that nation was deleted.

October 3 - Rogue agents from The Holy Empire declared war on Transvaal and attempted to assassinate Staatspresident Botha while he was asleep at his private farm. After crushing the attacks, the Transvaler Krygsmagte launched victorious counter-attacks against The Holy Empire.

October 5 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Repubblica Italiana in exchange for technology production deal.

October 6 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Dixie Cove for military assistance against The Holy Empire. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Star Gazing for lumber and uranium. Transvaler Raketkorps constructed its first post-Karma War atomic bomb.

October 8 - The Holy Nation offered to pay reparations in exchange for peace; both nations then declared a ceasefire. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with 3rd Reich for Aluminum and Pigs.

October 10 - War ended with The Holy Empire and that nation paid reparations of 50 technology and $3,000,000 to Transvaal. Ministry of Finance cancelled trade agreements with Romuli Empire, Asperia, and Star Gazing. Civilian population reached its highest level to date at 53,348. Transvaler Raketkorps constructed the nation's third missile defense system and launched three satellites into orbit. Roman Catholic Church in Johannesburg re-built and consecrated by Bishop Markus van Bruggen. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Das Arktische Reich for Cattle and Uranium.

October 11 - Civilian population increased to highest level of 56,041. Military reconstruction completed and operational strength reached pre-Karma War level. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with United Arab Nations for Lumber and Spices. Black trade circle completed giving the nation access to Beer, Construction, and Fast Food and losing access to previous resources of Steel, Automobiles, Microchips, Radiation Cleanup, Asphalt, and Scholars.

October 12 - Staatspresident Botha proclaimed the Autonomous Province of Nieu-Hansa (Cocos-Keeling Islands) and appointed Sarah Tintagyl as its provincial governor.

October 15 - Repubblica Italiana sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Police headquarters in Johannesburg closed. Transvaler Seemag built shipyard in Maputo and launched four new ships.

October 16 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Cellestia for military assistance against Escalibur.

October 18 - White Europeans now made up 60.01% of the civilian population.

October 25 - Repubblica Italiana sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

October 31 - A group of citizens petitioned the government for the rebuilding of a damaged section of old highway. The government performed a study on the environmental impact of building a new road and then let the project get tied up in red tape.

November 5 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Repubblica Italiana for territorial lease payment in Somalia.

November 12 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 and 50 units of technology to Hwicca.

November 18 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Repubblica Italiana in support of the pro-fascist OVRA.

November 25 - Prime Minsiter Annetjie van Matteus visited Arctica and met with Sovereign Vedran.

November 26 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Creag na hIolaire in exchange for technology production deal. Staatspresident Botha visited Arctica to meet with Sovereign Vedran of Arctica.

December 1 - Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus re-elected. National Party secured 27 out 50 electorial districts, Demokratiese Barakke Party won 12 electoral districts, and independent candidate Field Marshal Petrus Malan won 8 electoral districts. Three districts elected no one and remained vacant. Establishment of Transvaal-Arctica territory jointly ruled by Arctica and Transvaal.

December 2 - Independence granted to Rhodesia of General Rhodes (former Northern Rhodesia province). Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Rhodesia to assist the new nation.

December 4 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Repubblica Italiana.

December 5 - Consumer spending went down, unemployment went up, and the population began to get impatient. In response, the government cut the amount of money going into the military so that more money was circulated around the economy.

December 6 - Creag na hIolaire sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 9 - A massive toxic leakage was detected in a national forest which endangered the lives of the population nearby. In response a partial clean-up was organised.

December 12 - Sarnungian Republic sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid after Transvaal agreed to depart their base enclave in Mogadisgu by December 22, 2009.

December 14 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Repubblica Italiana.

December 15 - Transvaler Krygsmagte sent $3,000,000 worth of surplus military equipment to Rhodesia.

December 16 - Creag na hIolaire sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 21 - Transvaal declared war on Lacrosse13 for alliance ghosting. Interstate System wonder constructed.

December 22 - Tahoe constructed a foreign airbase at Swakopmund in Namibia Province. The Transvaler Krygsmagte evacuated the Mogadishu enclave and handed the territory over to the Sarnungian Republic.

December 23–31 - Transvaal International Exposition held in Johannesburg.

December 24 - 3,830 civilians perished from famine and starvation after the sudden cancellation of the trade agreement between Transvaal and Repubblica Italiana for wheat and marble.

December 24 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to SanMarino in exchange for technology production deal.

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Population growth in 2009 (Year 3)

December 26 - Third anniversary of Declaration of Independence. The Autonomous Province of Nieu-Hansa disbanded when the Cocos-Keeling Islands were transferred to the Hanseatic Commonwealth.

December 29 - Karl van Zyl captured and arrested in Upington by the Transvaler Krygsmagte.

December 31 - Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with Afrika United for Marble and Wheat.

2010 Edit

January 4, 2010 - Gert Boersma appointed Minister of Interior. SanMarino sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

January 14 - George Fischer, Mozambican candidate for the Communist Party of Transvaal-South Africa, was assasinated by members of the Transvaler Krygsmagte.

January 15 - Territorial elections in Transvaal-Arctica. John Hull, an independent candidate running for Arctican Governor, won 41% of the popular vote while Jakob Hertzog of the National Party won 35% of the Transvaler vote. In the Portuguese local election, Alberto Azcondos (Partido Popular de Moçambique) defeated Salvador Raul (Movimento Democrático de Moçambique) 3 votes to 2.

January 17 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Rhodesia in exchange for technology production deal.

January 18 - SanMarino sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

January 24 - Storms struck along the south coast of the Cape of Good Hope, causing widespread flooding, disruption, and downed power lines. Hundreds of people had to be evacuated from their homes and crops were destroyed. The Government distributed aid to the bereaved and displaced.

January 29 - Counterfeiters raided the national mint and stole the nation’s precious printing plates. In response to the thieves printing large amounts of counterfeit money, the national bank notes were redesigned.

February 1 - Alberto Azcondos appointed Governor of Mozambique Province. Portuguese becomes co-official language in Mozambique along with English and Afrikaans.

SECOND UNJUST WAR & NUCLEAR ARMAGEDDON

February 3 - Transvaal declared war on Odinsland after Nordreich joined the TOP-C&G War. Sigrn sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal which the Ministry of Finance then shipped to Nordenstrom. Knoth declared war on Transvaal.

February 4 - Johannesburg came under nuclear attack from Odinsland; 256 civilians killed in the blast. Government control collapsed as anarchy and rioting broke out in the Witwatersrand region.

February 5 - Pretoria came under nuclear attack from Knoth; 2,575 civilians killed in the blast.

February 6 - Johannesburg came under nuclear attack from Odinsland; 3,357 civilians killed in the blast.

February 7 - State of Israel declared war on Transvaal. Pretoria came under nuclear attack from Odinsland; 1,651 civilians killed in the blast. Ministry of Finance recieved $3,000,000 in foreign aid from Republic of Texas.

February 8 - Ministry of Finance recieved $3,000,000 in foreign aid from Bation. Transvaler Raketkorps detonated its first operational atomic bomb during wartime when Odinsland came under nuclear attack. Bloemfontien came under nuclear attack from Knoth; 4,927 civilians were killed in the atomic blast.

February 9 - Transvaler Raketkorps launched two nuclear V-2 missiles; one each at Knoth and Odinsland. Pretoria came under nuclear attack from Odinsland; 2,748 civilians killed in the blast. Loyalist Republicans under the leadership of Annetjie van Matteus requested Tahoe to send a military expeditionary force to put the Cape Province under its military occupation. Tahoe deployed 2,000 volunteers to Cape Town and the Ministry of Finance also received $3,000,000 in foreign aid from Tahoe. General Peter van Haesten of Tahoe appointed Governor of Cape Province.

February 10 - Transvaler Raketkorps launched two nuclear V-2 missiles; one each at Knoth and Odinsland. Mozambican governors Jakob Hertzog and Alberto Azcondos requested the government of Arctica to impose a direct occupation over the joint-administration territory of Transvaal-Arctica for the duration of the war. Johannesburg came under nuclear attack from Odinsland; 1,284 civilians killed in the blast. Transvaler Krygsmagte was victorious against Knoth in what was the last ground battle of the war.

February 11 - Wars with Odinsland and Knoth expired.

February 13 - Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus re-established government control over the Republic of Transvaal. Transvaler Raketkorps launched nuclear V-2 missile at State of Israel

February 14 - Transvaler Raketkorps launched nuclear V-2 missile at State of Israel

February 15 - War with State of Israel expired. Government regained control over the national economy as the effects of nuclear war wore off.

February 17 - The qualification round for Transvaal World Cup IV commenced with 10 team competing for 8 spots in the main tournament in March 2010.

February 22 - Tahoe military occupation of Southern Angola commenced after request from the Republican government.

February 25 - War officially ended when Nordreich accepted peace; 19,749 civilians and 258,899 military personal died during the Second Unjust War.

POSTWAR RECONSTRUCTION

February 28 - A group of citizens petitioned for the renovation or rebuilding of a damaged section of old highway. The government responded by performing a study on the environmental impact of building a new road and then let the project get tied up in red tape.

March 1 - Transvaal World Cup IV commenced play with 32 teams.

March 16 - Transvaler Krygsmagte troops invaded and re-annexed Rhodesia after that nation's dissolution and deletion.

April 1 - A neighboring nation was hit hard by war and its citizens deserted into Transvaal in droves. The government deported the immigrants and closed all borders to immigration for one month. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal World Cup IV tournament to The Cheeselands and $1,000,000 to Tahoe.

April 6 - Ministry of Finance sent $2,000,000 in prize money from the Transvaal World Cup IV tournament to Articuno Islands and $500,000 to Nos Tre Rebublic.

April 8 - Creag na hIolaire sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

April 19 - Creag na hIolaire sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Angmar and Das Land die Metzger.

May 3 - Trade agreement with Afrika United was cancelled due to nation-deletion.

May 4 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Das Land die Metzger. Ministry of Finance signed trade agreement with boarder paradise for Marble and Wheat.

May 5 - A major earthquake rocked the northern territories of the Republic causing severe damage to some of the villages located there. The government sent building materials to rebuild the damaged areas.

May 14 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Das Land die Metzger.

May 21 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Norinal in exchange for technology production deal.

May 27 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Das Land die Metzger.

May 30 - Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus claimed victory in a disputed election. National Party secured 13 out of 27 electorial districts, Demokratiese Barakke Party won 8 electoral districts, and independent candidate Field Marshal Petrus Malan won 3 electoral districts. Three districts elected no one and remained vacant. Term in office for prime minister extended from six to nine months after 62% of the electorate approved of the extention in a referendum.

June 1 - Norinal sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Government announced creation of the Nasionale Sosiale Sekerheid social security system.

June 8 - Independent Province of Tahoe-Transvaal established.

June 11 - Norinal sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

June 15 - A major earthquake rocked the northern territories of the Republic causing severe damage to some of the villages located there. The government sent building materials to rebuild the damaged areas.

June 27 - the Transvaler Seemag landed at Clipperton Island and Admiral Kruger laid claim to the atoll on behalf of Transvaal and the Republic of Tahoe.

July 1 - Alberto Azcondos of the Partido Popular de Moçambique was re-elected unanimously (2 votes to 0) as Governor of the Mozambique Province. Salvador Raul (Movimento Democrático de Moçambique) and Gustavo Marcello (Moçambique Partido da Unificação) received no votes.

July 16 - Johannesburg Cathedral constructed.

July 18 - Several months passed since the last rains in the outlying territories and people suffered from drought. Government advisors stated that food was a problem and health issues were expected, so the outlying twons were abandoned and citizens brought to locations where fresh water was more abundant.

July 21 - Flooding became a problem due to the recent heavy rains. Dams and levees were built in the areas prone to flooding.

July 25 - A massive toxic leakage was detected at Bloemfontein endangering the lives of the population. A partial clean-up effort was organised destroying part of a national forest.

July 26 - South Georgia evacuated and transferred to Isle De Malvinas.

July 30 - The 300-man Transvaler Oorsese Korps was wiped out in a plane crash over the Indian Ocean.

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Prime Minister Hendrik Strijdom

July 31 - Annetjie van Matteus resigned as prime minister; Hendrik Strijdom succeeded her as prime minister.

August 1 - September 1 - Department of Education released the historical work History of Transvaal (Volume V).

August 15 - New written Constitution of the Republic of Transvaal proclaimed and made law by the government after legislative research carried out by the National Constitution Committee.

August 22 - Andries Joubert appointed as Foreign Minister of Transvaal.

September 1 - National Research Lab built in Pretoria.

September 4 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Procinctia in exchange for technology production deal.

September 7 - Nordenstrom sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal with Procinctia.

September 8 - Flooding became a problem due to the recent heavy rains. Dams and levees were built in the areas prone to flooding.

September 12 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Grossdeutsches Reich in exchange for technology production deal.

September 13 - La Camarilla and Enema of the State each sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal with Grossdeutsches Reich.

September 23 - Several months passed since the last rains in the outlying territories and people suffered from drought. Government advisors stated that food was a problem and health issues were expected, so the outlying twons were abandoned and citizens brought to locations where fresh water was more abundant.

September 24 - Trade agreement with United Arab Nations for Lumber and Spices was cancelled when that nation was deleted. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 in foreign aid to Northwest Territory.

September 29 - Deputy Prime Minister Marthinus Hofmeyr became interem prime minister after Prime Minister Strijdom went to Arctica for cancer treatment.

October 2 - Ministry of Finance signed a trade agreement with Zacha for Lumber and Spices.

October 4 - Northwest Territory sent 50 units of technology as foreign aid to Transvaal in return for earlier financial assistance.

October 15 - Transvaal Telkom commenced internet service in the Republic. Northwest Territory sent 50 units of technology as foreign aid to Transvaal in return for earlier financial assistance during wartime.

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Prime Minister Marthinus Hofmeyr

October 23 - Prime Minister Hendrik Strijdom passed away while undergoing treatment at an Arctican hospital. Marthinus Hofmeyr succeded him as the new prime minister the following day. Herrman Steyn was appointed as the new deputy prime minister.

October 25 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to johnsopia in exchange for technology production deal.

October 26 - Flooding became a problem due to the recent heavy rains. Dams and levees were built in the areas prone to flooding.

November 4 - johnsopia sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

November 12 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand payment to Oriffica in exchange for technology production deal.

November 14 - National War Memorial constructed in Pretoria.

November 27 - Oriffica sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

December 2 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand each in foreign aid to Northwest Territory, Grossdeutsches Reich, and Pan Celtic Union.

December 4 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Krakatan.

December 14 - Transvaler Raketkorps constructed Strategic Defense Initiative project.

December 22 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand in foreign aid to Danation. Oriffica sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal. Battleship SAS-32 Marthinus Hofmeyr launched at Kaapstad Shipyards.

December 25 - Trade agreement with Zacha for Lumber and Spices was cancelled when that nation was deleted. Recent business was at an all time high, the economy doing well, and the Transvaler people were thrilled as a result. Interest rates were raised to allow citizens to earn more on investments and increase income. Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand each in foreign aid to Mahnomen and Lilleby in exchange for technology production deal.

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Population growth in 2010 (Year 4)

December 26 - Fourth anniversary of Declaration of Independence.

December 29 - Ministry of Finance signed a trade agreement with Tarth for Lumber and Spices.

December 30 - As the Ministry of Finance prepared the national budget, the government was confronted with a decision on army spending and whether the nation shold focus funds towards decreasing the costs to raise an army or focus funds on decreasing the costs to maintain the army. The National Volksraad decided to put funding towards decreasing the upkeep costs on the army as soldier and tank upkeep costs decreased by -2%.

2011Edit

January 4, 2011 Counterfeiters raided the national mint and stole the nation’s precious printing plates. In response to the thieves printing large amounts of counterfeit money, the national bank notes were redesigned. Mahnomen and Lilleby each sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

January 5 - Ministry of Finance sent $3,000,000 rand each in foreign aid to Dresden and Estovaia in exchange for technology production deal.

January 11–16 - Military placed on high-alert due to warnings received regarding a potential rogue nuclear attack by TysLand.

January 15 - Ministry of Interior established an overseas intelligence agency called the Sentrale Intelligensie-Agentskap (SIAS)

January 16 - Dresden and Estovaia each sent 50 units of technology to Transvaal as part of technology deal.

January 25 - Government proclaimed a state of national emergency in reaction to Nordreich's entry into the VE-NpO War.

January 29 - Greenpeace activists petitioned the government to celebrate a national Earth Day holiday to remind citizens to appreciate the environment. National Earth Day was moved from October 26 to January 29 as a result.

THE COLLAPSE OF THE REPUBLIC OF TRANSVAAL

February 3 - Rogue agents from TysLand declared war on Transvaal and attempted to assassinate Staatspresident Botha.

February 5 - Nuclear attack on Pretoria obliterated the city; 5,251 civilians - including Staatspresident Botha - perished during the blast. The remainder of the goverment which survived evacuated to Johannesburg. Prime Minister Marthinus Hofmeyr handed over sovereignty of the Republic to Vedran I of Arctica. Tahoe sent $3,000,000 and 2,000 soldiers in foreign aid to Transvaal. Ministry of Finance begun the evacuation of technology and funds from the nation and sent 50 units of technology and $3,000,000 rand each in foreign aid to Hallvardr, Northern Reich, and Samville.

February 6 - Second nuclear attack hits Bloemfontein; 3,318 civilians killed in the blast.

February 10 - boarder paradise cancelled their trade agreement for Marble and Wheat. Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen issued orders disbanding Transvaal's military organisation.

February 11 - War with TysLand ended; goverment and military activity in RP had effecticely ceased by the point.

Military Edit

Transvaal Armed Forces (Krygsmagte) Edit

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Transvaler Krygsmagte troops on patrol

At it's fully-mobilised strength, the Transvaler Krygsmagte (Transvaal Armed Forces) consisted of 35,000 soldiers and 2,500 tanks. Since the time of independence until the collapse of Transvaal, the Krygsmagte had suffered 778,473 casualties.

The Krygsmagte was destroyed during the Karma War on April 28, 2009 although isolated and sporadic resistance continued for the next couple of days. General Petrus Malan replaced Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen as Commander-in-Chief on May 5, 2009. Malan was promoted to the rank of field marshal on May 30, 2009. After Petrus Malan's resignation from the Republican Military Government on July 30, 2009, Field Marshal Paul Cruywagen was re-appointed Commander-in-Chief by Prime Minister Annetjie van Matteus.

Field Marshal Cruywagen disolved the Krygsmagte on February 14, 2011 after the collapse of Transvaal resistance. Out of the remaining 9,182 soldiers still in its ranks, 2,755 defected to the Tahoe nationalists in Southern Africa and the remaining 6,427 defected to Arctica.

Krygsmagte deploymentEdit

  • 32,500 Krygsmagte soldiers and 2,300 tanks based in the Republic
  • 2,500 Krygsmagte soldiers and 200 tanks deployed in Transvaal-Arctica territory

Krygsmagte equipmentEdit

  • Krygsmagte soldiers were ususally armed with R1 (FAL FN) 7.62mm battle rifles although some troops had been re-supplied with newer Vektor R4 5.56 mm assault rifles; personal sidearms used were Vektor Z88 9mm pistols
  • The primary battle tanks used by the Krygsmagte was the Olifant (Centurion-class) Mark 1, Mark 1A, and Mark 1B models.

Transvaler Oorsese KorpsEdit

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Transvaler Oorsese Korps 2 on inspection.

The Transvaler Oorsese Korps (Transvaal Overseas Corps) was first established on December 23, 2007 as an expeditionary force for RP deployment assistance in allied nations. Annetjie van Matteus was appointed commander (with the rank of Colonel) when the TOK was sent to the Tahoe Republic on December 24, 2007. The expeditionary force departed Tahoe for re-deployment in Dun Carrig on December 29, 2007.

During the Karma War, the original Oorsese Korps 1 was disbanded after being wiped out in battle. The Korps was officially re-established with 250 soldiers on July 23, 2009.

Within the original TOK there were two foreign detachments: 200 Ierse Vrywillingers (Irish Volunteers) which were evacuated from Dun Carrig on January 3, 2008 and 50 Sakhalinse Vrykorps (Sakhalin Free Corps) which claimed asylum in Transvaal on January 29, 2008. The re-formed Oorsese Korps 2 consisted of native African troops from Namibia under the command of General Annetjie van Matteus.

On July 30, 2010 the Oorsese Korps was wiped out when the transport aircraft returning the unit to Transvaal for re-deployment exploded and crashed over the Indian Ocean.

Transvaal Air Force (Lugmag)Edit

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P-51 Mustang fighter from South African War

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F-22 Raptor fighters

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B-1 Lansier bomber of the Lugmag

The Transvaler Lugmag (airforce) consisted of the following aircraft:

  • 55 F-22 Raptor (fighter) - registration ZA-001 through ZA-055
  • 20 F-22 Raptor (fighter) - naval carrier-based aircraft registration ZA-061 through ZA-080
  • 5 B-1B Lansier (bomber) - registration ZA-056 through ZA-060

Flight Commander Rik Jansens attended the Kashlinkov AirFest '07 held in May 2007. During the airshow, he negotiated the purchase of 2 F-100 Super Sabre fighters for the TLM.

During the South African War, Rik Jansens was shot down and killed on May 28, 2007 during an interception mission in his P-51 Mustang. The Lugmag remained without a commander until August 11, 2007 when Flight Commander Leonard Wise was promoted to the position of Lugmag Commander.

The Lugmag was completely destroyed in the GOONS invasion of Transvaal during Fourth Great War, although it was soon rebuilt with over $500,000 rand in funds looted from the war against the EotRS nation Lox Eos.

On November 13, 2008 the Transvaler Seemag launched three aircraft carriers. The following day 15 additional F-22 Raptor fighters were purchased for carrier-based operational duty. A fourth aircraft carrier was launched on October 15, 2009 which allowed for the Lugmag to expand to 75 fighters.

The Lugmag was destroyed during the Karma War on May 3, 2009; reconstruction of the Lugmag began on August 26, 2009.

Flight Commander (General) Dietrichs Gerhard replaced Flight Commander Wise on December 26, 2010 after Wise was transferred to command of the Transvaler Raketkorps. After the collapse of Transvaal in February 2011, General Gerhard led the remaining 23 fighter aircraft into exile and interment in Arctica on or around February 7, 2011 - effectively disbanding the Lugmag in the process.

Transvaal Navy (Seemag)Edit

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SAS Staatspresident Botha battleship

TAF Navy Commander: Admiral Rudolf Kruger

The Transvaler Seemag (navy) was established on August 10, 2008 when the Walvis Bay Shipyards were completed. Kaapstad Drydock was completed on August 19, 2008. During the existance of the navy, Admiral Rudolf Kruger was its one and only commanding officer. Kaapstad Naval Academy was built on September 11, 2008 followed by the Walvisbaai Naval Academy built on September 25, 2008. Kaapstad Shipyards completed on October 27, 2008 with foreign aid from Cheeseton.

All Seemag warships carry the prefix SAS (Suid-Afrikaanse Skip) and a two-digit registration number along with their name.

The Seemag was destroyed during the Karma War, the last ships sunk on April 30, 2009. Seemag reconstruction commenced on August 27, 2009 with the refloating of the SAS-25 Kaiser Martens aircraft carrier.

After the collapse of Transvaal, Admiral Kruger disbanded the navy on February 7, 2011 and led the remaining fleet to ports in Arctica for exile and interment.

Aircraft carriers (Clemenceau class)

  • SAS-25 Kaiser Martens - launched November 13, 2008
  • SAS-26 Jake Felan - launched November 13, 2008
  • SAS-27 Striderwannabe - launched November 13, 2008
  • SAS-28 Nemhauser - launched October 15, 2009 (Commodore Francois Mentz, CO)
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SAS-22 Hendrik Strijdom submarine

Submarines (Type 209/1400 class)

  • SAS-15 Riaan van der Byl - launched September 11, 2008
  • SAS-16 Annetjie van Matteus - launched September 11, 2008
  • SAS-22 Hendrik Strijdom - launched October 27, 2008
  • SAS-29 Petrus Malan - launched October 15, 2009

Destroyers (Iroquois class)

  • SAS-06 Shaka - launched August 20, 2008
  • SAS-07 Cetshwayo - launched August 20, 2008
  • SAS-20 Dinuzulu - launched September 28, 2008

Frigates (Valour class)

  • SAS-01 Spionkop - launched August 10, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-02 Bloedrivier - launched August 11, 2008
  • SAS-23 Sapper - launched October 27, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-30 Tahoe - launched October 15, 2009 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011

Cruisers (Ticonderoga class)

  • SAS-08 General Piet Cronje - launched August 21, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-09 Vereeniging - launched August 21, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-19 Jan Smuts - launched September 28, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011

Battleships (Iowa class)

  • SAS-10 Staatspresident Botha - launched August 22, 2008
  • SAS-11 Marshal Cruywagen - launched August 22, 2008
  • SAS-18 Jakob Hertzog - launched September 28, 2008
  • SAS-21 Heft - launched November 13, 2008; scrapped April 30, 2009
  • SAS-32 Marthinus Hofmeyr - launched December 22, 2010

Landing ships

  • SAS-03 East London - launched August 19, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-04 Port Elizabeth - launched August 19, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-05 Simonstown - launched August 19, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-24 Cheeseton - launched October 27, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-31 Junio Borghese - launched October 15, 2009

Corvettes (Braunschweig class)

  • SAS-12 Windhoek - launched August 23, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-13 Salisbury - launched August 23, 2008
  • SAS-14 Maputo - launched August 23, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011
  • SAS-17 Lusaka - launched September 28, 2008 - sunk between February 5–7, 2011

Transvaal Rocket Corps (Raketkorps)Edit

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V-2 missile of the Raketkorps

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Seekoeitjie [Little Hippo] nuclear bomb

The Transvaler Raketkorps (rocket corps) was established as a separate branch from the Lugmag on September 27, 2008 under the command of Colonel Petrus Malan.

The first cruise missile built in Transvaal was launched on January 15, 2007. Previous to the formation of the Raketkorps, all missiles and rocketry was under the supervision of the Lugmag. Transvaal acquired its missile technology from reverse engineering V-2 rockets supplied by Deutschland.

Transvaal's first missile defense site was constructed on October 15, 2008. The second Raketkorps missile defense site was constructed on February 26, 2009.

At 8:23:58 AM on April 3, 2009, the Raketkorps detonated "Seekoeitjie" [Little Hippo], its first nuclear device at Bouvet Island. Later that morning, Transvaal's first operational nuclear bomb was added to the nation's military inventory. For the following week an additional seven bombs were produced to boost its nuclear inventory to 8.

Colonel Petrus Malan was promoted to the rank of general on April 4, 2009 and to the rank of field marshal on May 30, 2009.

On May 28, 2009 the Raketkorps' 4 remaining nuclear bombs were decommissioned due to peace treaty requirements from the Karma War. The first post-Karma War nuclear bomb was built on October 6, 2009 with uranium obstained from Star Gazing.

On February 8, 2010 the Transvaler Raketkorps detonated its first operational atomic bomb during wartime combat when Odinsland came under nuclear attack.

The Raketkorps constructed its Strategic Defense Initiative anti-nuclear missile defense on December 14, 2010. On December 26, 2010, Field Marshal Petrus Malan was replaced as commanding officer by General Leonard Wise - who had been transfered over from the air force.

During the collapse of Transvaal in February 2011, Raketkorps officers arrested and executed General Wise after he had tried to evacuate Transvaal's remaining 3 nuclear weapons to Arctica. Afterwards, what remained of Raketkorps staff and weapon inventory defected over to the Tahoe nationalists on February 10, 2011.

Standing inventory

  • Strategic Defense Initiative anti-nuclear missile defense
  • 12 Seekoeitjie nuclear bombs
  • 2 V-2 missiles
  • 3 missile defense systems
  • 3 satellites

Transvaal Defense Shield Edit

Transvaal shield

Transvaal Defense Shield

The Transvaal Defense Shield (Transvaler Weermagskild) was awarded to those national leaders of Nordreich and Norden Verein who contributed to the defense, safety, and well-being of Transvaal during times of war and national strife.

Receipiants of the Transvaal Defense Shield were deemed honorary Regimental Colonels in the Transvaal Army.

The shield design commemorated the laagar tactics (defensive circle of ox-carts) used during the Slag van Bloedrivier (Battle of Blood River, Dec.16, 1838) when 470 voortrekkers repulsed between 10000 and 20000 Zulu until relief arrived.

The Transvaal Defense Shield award was formally retired by the Federal Government on June 23, 2008 - more than a year since the last recipient. The following individuals were named receipiants of the Transvaal Defense Shield by Staatspresident Botha and the Government of Transvaal:

On September 7, 2009 Staatspresident Botha issued a special unique presentation of the Shield to President O'Deaghaidh of the Tahoe Republic in recognition of that country's assistance since Transvaler independence.

Improvements Edit

  • Banks (5): Nasionale Bank van Transvaal; Transvaal Spaarbank (Transvaal Savings Bank); Boers-Handelsbank van Transvaal (Farmers-Commercial Bank of Transvaal); Transvaler Staatsbelegginge Bank (Transvaal State Investment Bank), Afrika-Kredietsbank (African Credit Bank)
  • Barracks (2): Johannesburg, Pretoria
  • Churches (3): Dutch Reformed Chruch (Pretoria); Anglican (Pretoria diocese); Roman Catholic (Johannesburg diocese)
  • Clinics (5): Transvaal Gesondheidsorg clinics in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Kaapstad, Bloemfontien, and Gaborone.
  • Drydock (2): Kaapstad, Walvis Bay
  • Factories (5): Pretoria, Johannesburg, Krugersdorp, Bloemfontien, Pietersburg
  • Foreign Ministry (1): Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Harbour (1): Walvis Bay
  • Hospital (1): Transvaal Gesondheidsorg hospital in Pretoria.
  • Intelligence Agencies (2): Ministry of Interior & State Security (Pretoria, Kaapstad)
  • Labour Camps (5): Maputo, Inhambane, Swakopmund, Lüderitz, Bulawayo
  • Missile Defense (3) Transvaler Raketkorps
  • Naval Academy (2): Kaapstad, Walvis Bay
  • Police Headquarters (1): Pretoria
  • Satellites (3): Transvaler Raketkorps
  • Schools (5): Pretoria, Johannesburg, Bloemfontien, Kaapstad, Soweto
  • Shipyard (3): Kaapstad, Walvis Bay, Maputo
  • Stadiums (5): Botha Stadium (Pretoria); Jake Felan Klingen Memorial Stadium (Johannesburg); Unification Stadium (Kaapstad); Vrystaat Stadium (Bloemfontien); Gaborone Civic Field
  • Universities (2): Stellenbosch University; Johannesburg University

National Wonders Edit

  • Johannesburg Stock Market
  • Projekt Vela nuclear programme (Manhatten Project)
  • National Highway System (Nasionale Snelwegsisteem) Interstate System
  • Social Security System (Nasionale Sosiale Sekerheid)
  • Johannesburg Cathedral (Great Temple)
  • National Research Lab of Pretoria
  • Transvaal Telkom Internet service
  • National War Memorial in Pretoria
  • Strategic Defense Initiative of the Transvaler Raketkorps
  • Sentrale Intelligensie-Agentskap (SIAS) of the Ministry of Interior

Education in TransvaalEdit

There are five grade schools located in Transvaal: Pretoria, Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, Cape Town, and Soweto. All schooling is 'segregated' by language of instruction - however Soweto is a blacks-only institution.

Education in Transvaal spans 13 years; from grade 0 (5 year-olds) to grade 12 (17-year-olds, graduation year) - however grades 0, 10, 11, and 12 are not compulsory (but 10-12 is required for university entrance). Grades 1-7 are classed as primary and 8-12 as secondary. Grade 0 is regarded as pre-school / kindergarten.

The school year starts the third full week in January and ends the last full week in December - with summer vacation held over the Christmas / New Year season. There is also a two week winter break in the first and second full weeks in July. Children attend the assigned grade for their age as of the first day of the school year.

Language of instruction is Afrikaans for white Afrikaners, Griqua and Cape Coloureds; English for white Anglo-Transvalers; and Afrikaans / English plus Zulu / Xhosa / Tswana / Sotho / Swazi for Black Africans. Black African education is split between 75% in their native language and 25% in either English or Afrikaans. Foreign students are placed in English language schools unless they have Afrikaans or Dutch as a first langauge.

There are two post-secondary institutions, Stellenbosch University (located near Cape Town) and Johannesburg University. University instruction is in English at Johannesburg and in Afrikaans at Stellenbosch - but otherwise both universities are racially integrated, although most blacks opt for Johannesburg due to second-language reasons.

Sports Edit

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The Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese van Transvaal (Department for Sport and Athletics of Transvaal) governs all aspects of sports and athletics in the nation.

Rugby and association football (soccer) are the most popular team sports in Tranvsaal and are represented by the following national associations: Transvaal Voetbalsvereniging (Transvaal Association Football Union) and Transvaal Rugbyvereniging (Tranvsaal Rugby Union).

On April 3, 2007 the Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese (Department for Sport and Athletics) announced the post-war reconstruction project to host the Nordreich Victory Cup of Soccer; this tournament eventually evolved into the annual Transvaal World Cup.

Originally the only teams based in the nation were national squads - both which are nicknamed the Springboks, "owned" by the Staatsregeringministrie vir Sport en Atletiese van Transvaal, and managed by Bartnel Botha, the current Minister for Sport & Athletics. The soccer Transvaal Springboks have participated in the UCFA Champions League and Liga Mundo while the rugby Springboks competed for one season in the Cybernations Rugby Championship. Currently the only organised Transvaler rugby club is the Transvaler Exiles who play in the Liga Nacional in Cataduanes.

The Transvaal Voetbalsvereniging (Transvaal Football Union) domestic soccer league was established on November 13, 2007 and commenced play the following month. However after two seasons played, both domestic leagues folded.

In November 2008, the Transvaal Ice Hockey Cup was hosted.

On January 6, 2009 the Windhoek Welwitschia soccer club applied for an expansion team and joined the Vedder League. This resulted in Transvaal acquiring a second X11 soccer club.

Botha established the Nordreich Liga on September 26, 2009 and NVK Kaapstad Hornets joined as Transvaal's entry in that league, becoming the nation's third domestic soccer club.

National TeamsEdit

ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL

Transvaal Springboks (National Team)
TOURNAMENTDATEGPWDLGFGADIFPTSPLACEMANAGER
Nordreich CupApril–May 2007116231920-1146th/32Hans Breytenbach
UCFA Champions League 1October 20071564517161182nd/7Jan du Plessis
UCFA Pre-Tournament 2November 200710011100-Jan du Plessis
UCFA Champions League 2November 2007410336-334th/G2Jan du Plessis
UCFA Pre-Tournament 3December 2007100101-10-Bartnel Botha
UCFA Qualification 3December 20076033413-935th/G2Bartnel Botha
UCFA Cup 3December 2007210123-132ndBartnel Botha
UCFA 2007 ChampionshipJanuary 2008522175283rd/4Bartnel Botha
UCFA Pre-Tournament 4January 2008100112-10-Bartnel Botha
UCFA Champions League 4February 200881161321845th/G2Bartnel Botha
UCFA Cup 4February 200874121596131stBartnel Botha
Transvaal World CupMarch 200816556191542025th/32Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 1Jan-Apr 200822121942348375th/12Bartnel Botha
UCFA Pre-Cup 5April 2008320143162ndReggie Rossiter
UCFA Champions League 5April 2008103431718-1132nd/G1Reggie Rossiter
UCFA Cup 5April 20085221108282ndReggie Rossiter
Liga Mundo 2Apr-Jul 2008143292032-12117th/8Bartnel Botha
El Legado CupApr-Jul 2008422010646-Bartnel Botha
Gloria de Verano CupApr-Jul 2008100101-10-Bartnel Botha
UCFA Pre-Cup 6April 2008100134-10-Reggie Rossiter
Liga Mundo 3Jul-Oct 2008145182230-8165th/8Bartnel Botha
Gloria de Verano CupJul-Oct 2008411267-14-Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 4Nov-Feb 20091262429227204th/7Bartnel Botha
Invierno ClásicoNov-Feb 200985122416811-Bartnel Botha
FIFOB Alliance CupJan-Feb 2009980119613251stReggie Rossiter
Transvaal World Cup IIIMar-Apr 2009115421082194th/44Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 5Mar-Jun 200914851311615291st/8Bartnel Botha
Gloria de Verano CupMar-Jun 2009421189-17-Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 6Jun-Oct 2009165472729-2195th/9Bartnel Botha
Copa Del MarJun-Oct 2009100134-10-Bartnel Botha
Copa LegadaJun-Oct 2009421110917-Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 7Nov-Mar 20101663730300216th/9Bartnel Botha
El Invierno ClásicoNov-Mar 201063121715210-Bartnel Botha
Copa LegadaNov-Mar 20104112101004-Bartnel Botha
Transvaal World Cup IVMarch 20101161416106193rd/44Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 8Apr-Aug 20101673638362245th/9Bartnel Botha
Copa Del MarApr-Aug 201021017613-Bartnel Botha
Copa Cato IApr-Aug 201064022171412-Bartnel Botha
Cup of Nations IMay-Jun 201093331415-1127th/16Bartnel Botha
Cup of Nations IIJune 201074211284143rd/16Bartnel Botha
Cup of Nations IIIJuly 201032103037-Bartnel Botha
Liga Mundo 9Sep 2010---------Bartnel Botha
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RUGBY

Transvaal Springboks (National Team)
TOURNAMENTDATEGPWDLPFPAPTSPLACEMANAGER
Champions VNovember 200742028572143rd / 5Bartnel Botha


ICE HOCKEY

Transvaal Springboks (National Team)
TOURNAMENTDATEGPWLTGFGAPTSPLACEMANAGER
Transvaal Ice Hockey CupNov-Dec 20082791265160224th / C6Bartnel Botha

HonoursEdit

ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL

  • UCFA Cup 4 Champions (February 2008)
  • FIFOB Alliance Cup (February 2009)
  • Liga Mundo Season 5 Champions (June 2009)

RUGBY

  • -none-

Afrikaanse Lugdiens (African Airlines)Edit

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Afrikaanse Lugdiens Boeing 707 at Botha International Airport, Johannesburg

The Federal Government established the national airline carrier Afrikaanse Lugdiens (African Airlines) on October 27, 2008 with a fleet of 5 Boeing 707-320 series jetliners. Transvaal's main international airport is Staatspresident Botha Airport located in Johannesburg.

  • B707 FLIGHT ZA001 WEEK 1: Johannesburg – Ocean (Arctica) – Mogadico (East Africa) – Johannesburg; WEEK 2: Johannesburg – Mogadico (East Africa) – Ocean (Arctica) –Johannesburg
  • B707 FLIGHT ZA002 WEEK 1: Johannesburg – Sarnunga (Sargunian Republic) – Yerushalayim (Rebel Army)– Johannesburg; WEEK 2: Johannesburg – Yerushalayim (Rebel Army) – Sarnunga (Sargunian Republic) – Johannesburg
  • B707 FLIGHT ZA003 Oceana (Arctica) – New Jerusalem (Promised Land) – Oceana (Arctica)
  • B707 FLIGHT ZA004 Mogadico (East Africa) – Oltaloro (Cataduanes) - Oceana (Arctica)
  • B707 FLIGHT ZA005 Oltaloro (Cataduanes) – Neo Tokyo (Neo Japan) – Nadrink (Viniland) – Cruachan (Tahoe)

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