He was firmly convinced that they could expect nothing from the rebellion in the Cape Colony.
The question now is: What help can be expected from the Cape Colony for our cause?
Mankoroane, to protect himself, offered to cede his country to the Cape Colony, which point-blank refused it.
There is, therefore, a great scarcity of horses in the Cape Colony.
A further proof of this is that we hoped and expected much from what our comrades in the Cape Colony would accomplish.
The veld over the entire Cape Colony is overgrown with bushes (scrub).
The lawmakers of Cape Colony looked askance at these competitors and soon prohibited Ostrich exportation.
In my opinion, the small commandos in the Cape Colony have done their best.
An expedition was despatched from Cape Colony and severe fighting followed.
We could only speculate on help from Natal and the Cape Colony.