Sat, 21 September, 2019

LAND RIGHTS

Land rights in South Africa promises “land restitution” that aims to empower farm workers (who now have the opportunity to become farmers) and reduce inequality. It is believed to allow previously unemployed people to participate in the economy and better the country’s economic growth.

Wide-Ranging Reforms Needed To Fast-Track Land Reform, Says Advisory Panel

The land reform advisory panel on Sunday said wide-ranging institutional reforms were needed to fast-track land reform.That’s just...

Parliamentary Committee Could Get March 2020 As Deadline For Land Reform...

A draft motion likely to be passed by South African lawmakers would give a new parliamentary committee until March 2020 to report...

Ramaphosa To Soon Make Land Reform Report Public

President Cyril Ramaphosa said that he will soon make public the report of the Presidential Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture.

Ramaphosa To Investors: You Shouldn’t Have A Headache Over Land Expropriation

President Cyril Ramaphosa has told investors that there is nothing to fear about land expropriation in South Africa as South Africa is not a “banana...

D6 Committee Open To Discussing Restitution Matters With Land Reform Dept

CAPE TOWN - The Rural Development and Land Reform Minister will have much to answer to in a District Six land claim case before the courts...

District Six Land Claimants Hope For Answers As Court Day Looms...

CAPE TOWN - District Six land claimants are hoping to get better answers from the Rural Development and Land Reform minister before...

How Land Reform Will Continue to be One of SA’s Biggest...

Signed into law by Nelson Mandela in 1996, South Africa’s constitution is one of the world’s great liberal documents. It enshrines the basic...

Shack Torched In Rustervaal Amid Protests Over Illegal Land Invasion

Rustervaal residents, in Vereeniging, say they will fight to remove a group of illegal land invaders in their community no matter what...

Land Invasion Leads To Closure Of N2 In Somerset West

The N2 highway in Somerset West has been closed in both directions as a result of a land invasion.

Land Ownership Dominates South African Election Debate

This year is the 25th anniversary of the first democratic elections which brought Nelson Mandela to power and officially ended the...

Land Expropriation Report Ready For 6th Parliament

A parliamentary committee tasked with amending the Constitution to explicitly allow for land expropriation without compensation met for the last time on...

Experts Make More Submissions To Parly on Land Expropriation

CAPE TOWN - Parliament has received more submissions from experts on whether it should amend Section 25 of the Constitution to allow for expropriation...

Legal Route Clear For Parly To Amend Constitution For Land Expropriation

Parliament can move ahead with amending Section 25 of the Constitution without any fear of legal challenges.In 2018, the Western Cape High Court dismissed...

Land Reform: Where Is SA Headed?

Government hosted a two-day colloquium on Land Reform last week. It is currently one of the most contested debates in South Africa. CNBC Africa...

Constitution Amendment Bill For Land Expropriation A Step Closer

Parliament’s ad hoc committee tasked with amending the Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation met for the second time on Thursday to plot out its...

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