Most farms transferred to Limpopo communities still got game - Nkwinti

2015-10-12 20:12


Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Limpopo - Most of the farms that have been transferred to local communities in Alldays, Limpopo, are still operating as game farms.

This is according to Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti, who was responding to a written Parliamentary question from the Democratic Alliance.

Responding to Johanna Edwards of the DA, Nkwinti said 35 farms had been transferred to local communities in and around Alldays, Limpopo, for purposes of land reform.

"Ten farms [have been transferred] in terms of the Redistribution Programme and 25 farms in terms of the Restitution Programme."

Nkwinti said most of the farms were purchased as game farms and were still operating as such. The remaining 10 farms were currently operating as livestock farms.

Read more on:    gugile nkwinti  |  polokwane  |  farming

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.