EFF official accused of selling plots for R10 000

2015-11-18 16:36

An EFF member has been accused of illegally selling plots of land in Mpumalanga for at least R10 000 each.

Ladysmith land issue 'delayed'

2015-10-28 11:02

Land claimants in Ladysmith have still not been handed title deeds - nearly six years later - and have been failed by the state, says a former mentor.

Municipality breaks down shacks for multi-billion rand project

2015-10-22 07:05

The Bushbuckridge municipality in Mpumalanga says it has been forced to remove shacks after residents invaded land earmarked for a multi-billion rand project.

We will not move - Soshanguve squatters

2015-10-08 12:45

Squatters in Soshanguve have vowed not to move from land they are allegedly occupying illegally.

EFF won't achieve its aims through bloodshed – Malema

2015-09-29 11:29

The EFF will not achieve its aims through spilling blood and wants a country where blacks and whites are equals, party leader Julius Malema has told the American Chamber of Commerce, which described his speech as "both chilling and charming".

Land claims a fraud magnet

2015-09-28 11:07

The KZN Premier’s office, in explaining how the province has recovered over R500m from corrupt officials, has pointed to large-scale fraud in the land restitution programme.

Zim to fight 'baseless' sale of property in SA

2015-09-22 14:37

Zimbabwe says it will fight the "baseless" sale of its property in Cape Town after it was auctioned to compensate white farmers evicted from their land.

Zim govt's Cape Town property under the hammer

2015-09-21 10:55

Zimbabwean government property in Kenilworth, Cape Town is going under the hammer to recoup unpaid legal costs relating to a SADC land grab ruling.

Ex-EFF MP unveils new movement's logo

2015-08-31 08:43

Expelled EFF MP Andile Mngxitama has unveiled the emblem for the new movement Black First Land First following its first national convention.

Govt’s youth agricultural skills programme facing setbacks

2015-08-25 14:39

A youth programme designed to up-skill young people in agriculture is being implemented in 2 920 wards across South Africa, however, the programme is facing a few setbacks.


Family reclaims farm over 50 years after forced sale

2015-10-30 08:15

Twenty years after lodging a claim for six hectares of land in Cape Town that her father was forced to sell under the Group Areas Act, Juanita Solomon has finally taken ownership of it.

Six in court for Limpopo land sales 'scam'

2015-10-26 17:31

Three men and three women - who are allegedly part of a land-selling syndicate - have appeared in a Limpopo court, police say.

Willing buyer, willing seller policy out - ANC

2015-10-11 16:05

The ANC has reaffirmed its intention of replacing the "willing buyer, willing seller" land redistribution policy.

EFF will nationalise land, mines, Malema tells US business

2015-09-30 13:46

US investors will have to deal with state ownership of land if the EFF comes to power, party leader Julius Malema has told the American Chamber of Business.

Redhill’s ruins: Cape Town’s 'other' District Six

2015-09-28 12:40

“I was about 9 years old. My parents got a letter and we were told that we couldn’t stay here anymore. I couldn’t understand why. I was heartbroken,” says Margaret Constant , a former resident of Redhill Village in Simon's Town.

Soshanguve ward councillor accused of fraud, corruption

2015-09-28 09:04

A Soshanguve ward councillor has been accused of fraud and corruption following disputes over stands in the area.

Zim govt property in Cape Town sold for R3.7m

2015-09-21 15:26

A Cape Town property that belonged to the Zimbabwean government has been auctioned off for R3.76 million to cover a legal costs order it owed AfriForum.

Tsietsi residents conned into buying land 'illegally'

2015-09-10 12:33

Two shack dwellers have spent a combined R17 500 trying to secure land that they can call home at the Tsietsi informal settlement in Palm Ridge, Katlehong - only to find that the land was sold to them illegally.

50 000+ land beneficiaries are women

2015-08-25 14:39

The government has redistributed 82 million hectares of white-owned agricultural land in South Africa between 1994 and March 2015 and more than 50 000 of the beneficiaries are women.

Reopening restitution process good idea - ANC

2015-08-25 10:44

With the Land Claims Commission receiving a total of 55 973 claims since April 2015, the ANC says it finds that reopening the process was a good idea.

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