Land expropriation: 'This is the information we have' - rural development department

2018-08-17 13:08

The government says it does not have a list it is using to target farmers, but does have details of farms and their owners it has been negotiating with in the past.

The 'farm list' that was... or wasn't

2018-08-15 11:55

Shivers of panic went through many in the farming community when a list of farms purportedly targeted for expropriation without compensation was released, writes Terence Corrigan.

There is no list of farms targeted for expropriation - Land reform minister

2018-08-13 22:12

The Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform herself has put paid to claims doing the rounds that there is a list of farms which are expected to be targeted for expropriation without compensation.

AfriForum/Zulu relationship brings hope

2018-08-10 14:57

It is mind-boggling that Melanie Verwoerd tries to argue that AfriForum and His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini's positive decision to work together is "dangerous", writes Kallie Kriel.

AfriForum lays complaint against Malema's security boss

2018-08-03 16:37

AfriForum wants PSiRA to investigate Adriaan Snyman's actions and involvement in an incident where EFF leader Julius Malema allegedly fired an assault rifle in a public space.

AfriForum charges against Malema 'driven by a hatred towards black people' – NFP

2018-08-02 17:12

The NFP has called for the dismissal of AfriForum’s case against EFF leader Julius Malema.

AfriForum's Kallie Kriel among guests at King Zwelithini's birthday celebration

2018-07-27 22:07

AfriForum's CEO says he also had a meeting with the king where they discussed issues including land.

AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty

2018-07-19 11:42

Lobby group AfriForum has announced that it will privately prosecute chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise in connection with animal cruelty at her farm.

Police and AgriSA wrong about decline in farm murders - AfriForum

2018-06-28 17:04

While the police and agricultural body AgriSA have found that farm murders have decreased to their lowest level in 20 years, lobby group AfriForum's deputy CEO Ernst Roets maintains that there has been a significant increase this year.

AfriForum stands on middle ground

2018-06-22 10:54

AfriForum cannot and will not sit back and merely hope that South Africa is spared the destructive road of Zimbabwe. To protect the economy against the contempt of property rights is the right thing to do, writes Kallie Kriel.


How AfriForum's 'expropriation list' devastated two farmers

2018-08-17 06:30

AfriForum's release of a disputed list purporting to target farms for expropriation without compensation has led to millions of rands in possible losses for at least two farmers whose properties are named in the document.

'Land expropriation list released by AfriForum is legitimate' – IRR

2018-08-14 14:08

The Institute of Race Relations says it has every reason to believe that a list shared by AfriForum that contains the names of 195 farms to be allegedly expropriated by the government is legitimate.

Farmers panic after AfriForum publishes list of apparent expropriation targets

2018-08-13 16:35

Farm owners are concerned that they could become the next land invasion victims after the names of their farms were included on a list of possible land expropriation targets.

The king and Kallie Kriel: Strange (and dangerous) bed fellows

2018-08-08 08:49

There is an emoticon depicting a person with a hand over his/her face as a sign of exasperation. Last week it illustrated perfectly how I felt when I read that AfriForum is now in cahoots with King Goodwill Zwelithini, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

AfriForum anti-expropriation message has union fuming

2018-08-03 10:24

The Liberated Metalworkers Union of South Africa (Limusa) is furious over AfriForum's call to the international community to get President Cyril Ramaphosa to stop proposed expropriation plans.

Grace Mugabe immunity 'an error of law', court finds

2018-07-30 15:42

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has found that the decision to grant former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity was "an error of law".

Modise calls AfriForum's decision to privately prosecute her an 'abuse of judicial processes'

2018-07-19 17:32

National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise believes the decision by lobby group AfriForum to privately prosecute her is an "abuse of judicial processes for narrow political ends", Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo says.

WATCH: 'You are a land thief' - BLF tells AfriForum's Kallie Kriel at Duduzane Zuma court appearance

2018-07-12 14:51

Chaotic scenes erupted outside the Randburg Magistrate's Court, where Duduzane Zuma appeared in connection with culpable homicide charges.

The Land: South Africa Speaks - SA's first people want their land back

2018-06-26 15:49

"It is not important for us to change the Constitution, it is important for us that the Constitution's principles are implemented," a community member, who participated in the Constitutional Review Committee's first public hearing in Concordia in the Northern Cape, has said.

'I am the boer' – Agriculture DG says 'kill the boer' chant targets farmers of all races

2018-06-15 07:08

Farm murders are not a race-based problem as farmers of all races are targeted by criminals, says the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries director general Mike Mlengana.

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