Transvaal presidential election, 1883
Presidential elections were held in Transvaal on 16 April 1883. The election was held after the country's triumvarate leadership, consisting of Paul Kruger, Piet Joubert and Marthinus Wessel Pretorius, was abolished. The result was a victory for Kruger, who was sworn in on 9 May.
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