Why PE name change was approved, even though there was a Gqeberha High School in the city

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Formerly Port Elizabeth, now Gqeberha.
Formerly Port Elizabeth, now Gqeberha.
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The Eastern Cape Geographical Names Committee defended its decision to approve the name Gqeberha for Port Elizabeth, despite the fact that, at the time of the proposal, there was a Gqeberha High School in the same city.

The committee previously said the proposed name for East London - Gompo, was rejected because there is a township in East London named Gompo.

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