When the African National Congress came to power in South Africa in 1994, an expressed priority was land reform.
IFP has developed trust issues over the ANC’s sentiments about distancing itself from seizing the land from the Ingonyama Trust
The EFF has accused the ANC government of failing to implement meaningful land reform policy in South Africa.
With just two weeks to go until South Africans head to the polls, Julius Malema has been ruffling feathers in Free State with his land views.
One of President Ramaphosa’s biggest critics has slammed the ANC leader, for ‘following Robert Mugabe’s script’ on land reform and expropriation.
As far as speeches from Julius Malema go, this one was quite amicable. Juju has explained how black and white South Africans ‘can work-out the land issue’.
The party has cited a number of instances where emerging farmers have been issued eviction notices
Free Market Foundation says the strategy merely “perpetuates apartheid thinking” on black land ownership.
It comes as the Department of Agriculture, Rural Development and Land Reform has plans to release 700 000 hectares of state land to emerging farmers in the country
Minister Didiza has announced the process to be followed by members of the public who would like to apply for available State land.
In 2018, the National Assembly adopted a report submitted by the joint constitutional review committee
In 2000, the Zimbabwean agricultural sector took a beating as a result of the land reform programme spearheaded by then President Robert Mugabe and left an approximated 4 000 farmers homeless.
The department has set aside a package of R1.2 billion to address effects of the coronavirus and ensure sustainable food production.
‘I don’t care how offended they are, we are going to get the land,’ threatened the Free State EFF leader.
The ANC has painted itself into a corner on the land issue with opposition parties taking a united stand against ANC politicians having the last say on compensation.
Minister Didiza apologised to the farmer for not resolving his issue long ago.
It’s not often that Robert Mugabe gets praised for his land reform policies. But ex-President Thabo Mbeki has detailed how his agenda helped SA.
The parliamentary ad hoc committee on amending the constitution plots the course.
In his address to the NCOP, deputy president David Mabuza promised a plan to redistribute state land would be announced soon.
David Rakgase, a farmer in Limpopo, will finally be able to purchase the Nooitgedacht farm he has been working for nearly three decades.
The protection of wildlife is essential for sustainability and economic growth .
The topic of land redistribution and redirection has been a subject of debate in the Western Cape.
National government has set up a task team with an urgent mandate to come up with ideas to curb the spread of African Swine Flu in South Africa.
Following the elections, the committee was revived through a motion by the ruling African National Congress (ANC), again by majority vote with 189 ayes and 67 voting against the move on Thursday.
A farm manager has been hospitalised .