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Lucas Ledwaba

Mine leaves farmers in the dust

A pastoral community near Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park is being turned into a veritable dump

Axed VBS mayors now face possible criminal charges

Mayors from Makhado, Vhembe, Fetakgomo Tubatse, Collins Chabane, Makhuduthamaga, Giyani and Elias Motsoaledi municipalities were fired on Monday

Land expropriation decision an EFF victory, but what about the landless?

The EFF needs to work with the ANC to get the two-thirds majority required to amend section 25 of the Constitution

KZN mine fight goes on, despite ruling

KwaZulu-Natal villagers are fighting mining they say violates their land rights and harms the environment

Premier dragged into kgosi battle

A deposed leader wants to hold Refilwe Mtshweni responsible for ignoring a court order to release a report on the issue

Bapedi peace bid on shaky ground

The king designate wants reconciliation to rebuild the nation but his opponents are not bending

amaHlubi’s battle against colonial legacy heads to high court

One of South Africa’s oldest nations is fighting for recognition of its king, language and ancestral land

Royal battle looms as Bapedi go to court again

The winner of the lineage dispute gains control of mineral-rich land, but while the fight rages only mining companies profit

This land is our chemist

A group of men harvest medicinal plants, which they then process and sell, but it’s a tough trade

Legal land battle looms for Pretoria East

A clan’s claim to prime areas of the capital has been dogged by controversy

​Elders cry over land court setback

A Land Claims Court decision reversed on appeal has devastated weary labour tenant applicants

The battle for restitution in Alex is never-ending

It’s not only the original property owners but also young people who dream about land

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