Tag: Land expropriation without compensation

SA land rights

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...
In 2018, the Western Cape High Court dismissed lobby group AfriForum’s urgent

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...
The commission tasked with the constitution amendment to allow for land expropriation without compensation met on Thursday.

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...
Land expropriation in Uagnda

Opinion: SA Can Learn From Uganda’s History Of Land Expropriation Without...

The South African government has signaled its intention to pursue a policy of expropriation without compensation, based in part on the narrative that the minority...
Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi.

Public Works Minister Under Fire For Releasing Land Expropriation Bill For...

Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi has come under fire for releasing the Expropriation Bill for public comment during the festive season.Nxesi released the bill...
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Cabinet Approves Publication Of Expropriation Bill For Comment

Cabinet has approved the publication of the Revised Expropriation Bill for comment, following Parliament's adoption of a recommendation to amend the Constitution to make...
Parliament has adopted the report on the expropriation of land without compensation.

National Assembly Adopts Land Reform Report

The National Assembly has passed a report calling for a constitutional amendment to allow for land expropriation without compensation.The African National Congress (ANC), with...
DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach.

#LandReform: DA Threatens Legal Action If National Assembly Adopts Report

If the National Assembly adopts a report recommending the Constitution be amended to explicitly allow for land expropriation without compensation on Tuesday, the Democratic...

Parly Committee: ‘Court Ruling in AfriForum Case a Victory For SA’s...

CAPE TOWN – Parliament scored a victory at the Western Cape High Court on Friday morning.AfriForum's application to set aside Parliament’s adoption of its...
Anglo American's CEO Mark Cutifani.

Anglo American: We Want To Help SA With Land Reform

Anglo American wants to make a positive contribution to South Africa’s efforts to reform land ownership and address racially skewed patterns, said Chief Executive...
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa: Mandela’s Management Style Will Aid In Land Reform

President Cyril Ramaphosa invoked the management style of Nelson Mandela on Sunday evening when speaking of how the state would manage land reform, saying...

AfriForum To Approach Different Embassies To Pressure SA Govt Over Land...

AfriForum says it will approach different embassies in the country requesting them to exert pressure on the South African government to protect property rights...
Constitutional review committee members Vincent Smith, Dr Mathole Motshekga and advocate Leks Makua.

Committee Adopts Resolution For Constitutional Amendment For Land Expropriation Without Compensation

The Joint Constitutional Review Committee on Thursday adopted a resolution that Section 25 of the Constitution be amended to allow land expropriation without compensation.Following...
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Procedural Blunders In Draft Report On land Reform Could Derail Process

Parliament’s constitutional review committee looking into land expropriation without compensation has been dogged by a series of procedural blunders.Members of Parliament (MPs) on Thursday painstakingly went through each...

Clinton Warns Ramaphosa On Handling Land Expropriation Matter

Former United States President Bill Clinton has warned President Cyril Ramaphosa on government plans to expropriate land without compensation, saying he will get hurt...

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