land reform

 
‘ANC can’t play to the gallery on land issue’ — Mantashe
‘ANC can’t play to the gallery on land issue’ — Mantashe
The issue of expropriating land without compensation is proving divisive in the top echelons of the ANC, with secretary general Gwede Mantashe...
ANC shows its hand with land reform
ANC shows its hand with land reform
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Land reform favours business, not the poor – researchers
Land reform favours business, not the poor – researchers
Land reform is favouring agricultural businesses and sidelining the intended beneficiaries, research in the Eastern Cape suggests.
South Africa’s land reform efforts lack a focus on struggling farmers
South Africa’s land reform efforts lack a focus on struggling farmers
South Africa’s land reform programme has suffered many failures and its beneficiaries have in many cases seen little or no improvements to their...
Labour tenants reach shaky agreement with the department
Labour tenants reach shaky agreement with the department
Labour tenants fighting for their right to acquire ancestral land have finally reached a memorandum of understanding with the department of rural...
Plans to impose limits on sizes of farms
Plans to impose limits on sizes of farms
The government is planning to impose limits on farm sizes to free up parcels of land to hand over to black South Africans, Rural Development...
Expropriation Bill will boost land reform
Expropriation Bill will boost land reform
The National Assembly recently passed the Expropriation Bill, which...
Dinner with Qwabe: Settling down for a frank talk about land reform
Dinner with Qwabe: Settling down for a frank talk about land reform
A Johannesburg restaurant, 30 people and a hot topic. At dinner on an icy Monday night, Ntokozo Qwabe took a backseat as people who support him...
Letters to the editor: January 15 to 21 2016
Letters to the editor: January 15 to 21 2016
Andile Mngxitama’s article (Penny Sparrow:...
SA land policy is as clear as mud
SA land policy is as clear as mud
The worsening drought is emblematic of a policy ­climate that is getting much tougher for the ­agricultural sector.
Farmers' rights must be defended
Farmers' rights must be defended
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Zim's white farmers brace themselves for more land grabs
Zim's white farmers brace themselves for more land grabs
The Zimbabwe government took a major step towards eliminating the once-thriving white ­commercial farming sector this week by gazetting 23 of the...

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