Midrand is an area in central Gauteng Province, South Africa. It is situated approximately 20km from Sandton. Midrand is a thriving business node, home to the offices of major corporations such as Vodacom, PWC and Altech Autopage. In 2015, Atterbury Properties opened the Mall of Africa, the continent's largest. The Mall of Africa is located within the green, mixed-use Waterfall City precinct.
The newest landmark of Midrand is the Nizamiye Mosque, the largest mosque in South Africa. The Classical Turkish-style mosque was personally funded by turkish-born construction tycoon Ali Katircioglu at a cost of R210 million.