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Lucas Ledwaba

Lucas Ledwaba

    Axed VBS mayors now face possible criminal charges
    Axed VBS mayors now face possible criminal charges
    Seven Limpopo mayors fired by the Limpopo provincial government for costing the public over R1-billion by investing municipal funds into VBS Mutual...
    Land expropriation decision an EFF victory, but what about the landless?
    Land expropriation decision an EFF victory, but what about the landless?
    The decision this week by the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) that section 25 of the Constitution be amended to enable the expropriation of...
    KZN mine fight goes on, despite ruling
    KZN mine fight goes on, despite ruling
    The Full Gospel Church in Somkhele burst into song after a long meeting to discuss what to do after a high court judgment, which had ruled against...
    Premier dragged into kgosi battle
    Premier dragged into kgosi battle
    Mpumalanga Premier Refilwe Mtshweni could be held in contempt of court for failing to release the findings of a report on a traditional leadership...
    Bapedi peace bid on shaky ground
    Bapedi peace bid on shaky ground
    The absence of Kenneth Kgagudi (KK) Sekhukhune, the deposed acting kgoshikgolo (king) of the Bapedi Marota, from a unity and reconciliation...
    amaHlubi’s battle against colonial legacy heads to high court
    amaHlubi’s battle against colonial legacy heads to high court
    Early on Saturday morning an incessant drizzle showers the land and a dark cover of cloud hangs in the sky. AmaHlubi elders and warriors are...
    Royal battle looms as Bapedi go to court again
    Royal battle looms as Bapedi go to court again
    The never-ending battle over the throne of the Bapedi Marota, which has been the subject of court litigation for almost three decades, may be...
    This land is our chemist
    This land is our chemist
    Elias Thabo Marotola was hard at work harvesting medicinal plants in a thicket at the foot of the Mogodumo mountain in Limpopo when he suddenly...
    Legal land battle looms for Pretoria East
    Legal land battle looms for Pretoria East
    A protracted legal battle stands in the way of the Bakgatla ba Lekhuleni clan’s attempt to lay claim to large parts of the country’s capital,...
    ​Elders cry over land court setback
    ​Elders cry over land court setback
    When 104-year-old Zabalaza Mshengu died three weeks ago, he had not seen justice. His comrades, with whom he had been fighting a protracted legal...
    The battle for restitution in Alex is never-ending
    The battle for restitution in Alex is never-ending
    Lydia Shadi Nhlapo’s mother was resting under a tree on her property in Second Avenue in Alexandra when she was rudely interrupted by an employee...