"Welcome back," speakers blasted from the entrance of FNB Stadium in Soweto as excited football fans -- vaccination cards in hand..
Suburb in Gauteng, South Africa
Soweto is a township of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality in Gauteng, South Africa, bordering the city's mining belt in the south. Its name is an English syllabic abbreviation for South Western Townships. Formerly a separate municipality, it is now incorporated in the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Suburbs of Johannesburg.