NPA, noun1

In historical contexts. Initial letters of Natal Provincial Administration, the regional government of the former province of Natal. Also attributive.
1970 Daily News 28 MayAllegations in the Provincial Council this week..that terrorists threatening South Africa’s northern borders had been found with the NPA dressing on their wounds.
1970 Daily Dispatch 18 Sept. 11It was..implied that the ‘marked bandages’ were being supplied to terrorists by employees in NPA hospitals.
1988 New Nation 30 June 3The Natal Provincial Administration (NPA) has gone back on promises to turn a squatter camp on Rietvlei farm into a proper township.
1990 Natal Witness 12 Apr. (Echo) 2Mayor Mr Mark Cornell has criticised the NPA and the KwaZulu government for not assisting the city council earlier with the refugee issue...Mr Peter Miller said the NPA was not the authority in charge of Edendale Valley.
Initial letters of Natal Provincial Administration, the regional government of the former province of Natal. Also attributive.

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