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​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...
Threats of war conclude WC land hearings
Threats of war conclude WC land hearings
The final day of the land expropriation hearings was marked by a variety of communities staking their claim to the Western Cape, with some claiming...
Coloured civic ‘bloc’ set to contest poll
Coloured civic ‘bloc’ set to contest poll
Historical repression and a lack of service delivery have been cited by some political movements as being responsible for an upsurge in coloured...
Land hunger spreads across Cape
Land hunger spreads across Cape
Squares of red and white tape wrapped around four wooden pegs dot the once-vacant field between Parkwood and the M5 highway in Cape Town. Men and...
The bones echo the cry for the return of ancestral land
The bones echo the cry for the return of ancestral land
The man holds up a pair of what appears to be human bones in his hands.
Exiled Maldives leader accuses China of 'land grab'
Exiled Maldives leader accuses China of 'land grab'
Exiled Maldives opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed on Monday accused China of seizing land in the politically-troubled Indian Ocean archipelago and...
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,...

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