land claims

 
A township obliterates a rural life bulldozed by apartheid
A township obliterates a rural life bulldozed by apartheid
The land is not just the dusty earth on which we stand. It is a kinship with our ancestors. It is an affirmation of self. It is the urgent...
​JZ court antics dominate headlines while the destitute remain ignored
​JZ court antics dominate headlines while the destitute remain ignored
OPINIONIn a small room in the Labour Court in Randburg, Johannesburg, a civil rights group secured a crucial land rights victory for about...
Neighbourly complicity: Yewande Omotoso's The Woman Next Door
Neighbourly complicity: Yewande Omotoso's The Woman Next Door
Yewande Omotoso’s second novel, The Woman...
Government 'drags its heels' in Hilton College Estate land claim
Government 'drags its heels' in Hilton College Estate land claim
Labour tenants fighting to claim land they have worked for generations must wait even longer, but all hope is not lost.
ConCourt hands land back to North West community
ConCourt hands land back to North West community
After seven years of litigation and internecine warfare, a community in North West will legally hold the rights to land they were deprived of...
Locals face eviction as state turns paradise into a heritage park
Locals face eviction as state turns paradise into a heritage park
Eighty-seven-year-old Bhekinkonzo Zulu speaks with a world-weary voice befitting an octogenarian. "I had eight cows when I lived here," he says,...
Land claims open Pandora's box
Land claims open Pandora's box
The Bapo ba Mogale, who this week signed a R546-million share deal with Lonmin, were one of a number of chieftaincies placed under administration...
Crownless 'king' wants precolonial land back
Crownless 'king' wants precolonial land back
The king leans slightly in towards me as I steady the flimsy Etios against the wind. "How can I ask for something that belongs to me?" he asks...
Land claims could blow up in Zuma's face
Land claims could blow up in Zuma's face
Several traditional leaders recently announced their intention to lodge restitution claims to vast and overlapping swaths of land. They include the...
Seven facts about the Restitution of Land Rights Act
Seven facts about the Restitution of Land Rights Act
Thanks to the amendment of 1994’s...
Traditional leaders prepare 'very substantial' land claim
Traditional leaders prepare 'very substantial' land claim
King Goodwill Zwelithini and other traditional leaders are compiling a multibillion-rand land claim that could be South Africa's largest to date, City Press reported on Sunday....
Sensitive reform policy sees reopening of land claims
Sensitive reform policy sees reopening of land claims
South Africa's sensitive land reform programme sees the reopening of land claims, bringing new hope for victims of land dispossession and renewed...

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