Don't equate arsonists with the fire brigade

2018-09-18 12:12

Mentioning AfriForum and the EFF in the same breath is like equating the fire fighters to the arsonists, writes Flip Buys.

Ramaphosa assures diplomatic community that land reform will be done in an 'orderly manner'

2018-09-14 12:40

Land redistribution is necessary to correct the injustices of South Africa's apartheid history, President Cyril Ramaphosa has told the diplomatic community.

Absence of SA land reform law will continue to fuel uncertainty - Moody's

2018-09-13 15:03

Policy uncertainty will linger in South Africa until land reform laws are formulated and this won’t happen until after next year’s election, dampening investor sentiment and creating a credit-negative environment, Moody’s Investors Service said.

The heritage of orphans: Why land expropriation is imminent

2018-09-13 08:00

Heritage Day sees indigenous South Africans celebrate the day in a place they call home, but over which they have no ownership, writes Zipho Nabe.

'AfriForum is taking us to the edge of the abyss'

2018-09-12 09:44

It is not the ANC or EFF that is bringing this country to the edge of the abyss, it is organisations such as AfriForum, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

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WATCH: Red Ants destroy illegally erected structures on farm

The Red Ants destroyed several illegally erected structures on a farm north of Pretoria, near Soshanguve.

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Sportsfield now a new informal settlement

2018-09-11 06:23

More than 300 households are making a life for themselves in newly-named Ekupholeni.

Cope's Lekota joins forces with AfriForum to 'protect property rights'

2018-09-10 16:49

Lekota and AfriForum have announced that they will ask South Africans and the international community to apply pressure on the ANC and Parliament to prevent the "illegal" amendment of the Constitution.

Nedbank warns of 'classic banking crisis' if expropriation without compensation is allowed

2018-09-07 20:18

A "classic banking crisis" can be triggered by the amendment of Section 25 of the Constitution, Nedbank CEO Mike Brown has told the Joint Constitutional Review Committee, which has been hearing oral presentations on land expropriation.

The spectacular unraveling of AfriForum

2018-09-07 11:41

On Thursday Ernst Roets, deputy CEO of AfriForum, willfully and purposefully led the Afrikaner rights organisation, its members and supporters into the wilderness, writes Pieter du Toit.

 

Land: Guarding against single story narratives

2018-09-17 13:15

When assessing our ancestors' choices, we need to look at the deeds in the era that they occurred in and not judge them by today's environment. And that is the heart of the problem.

Land hearings: CRC still coming to grips with hundreds of thousands of written submissions

2018-09-13 18:12

The Constitutional Review Committee is still looking for a way to deal with the sheer number of written submissions it has received into whether the Constitution should be amended to allow expropriation without compensation.

ANC, EFF policy differences on land expropriation hinders constitutional amendment

2018-09-13 10:08

The policy differences of the ANC and the EFF suggest that a constitutional amendment will not succeed – unless either party is willing to bend over backwards to accommodate the other, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

EFF 'the most influential political party through ideas' - Malema on land expropriation

2018-09-12 10:32

EFF leader Julius Malema has vowed that his supporters will increasingly seize unoccupied land to put pressure on the government to redistribute land to black people.

Ramaphosa on land: 'Just relax'

2018-09-11 20:27

If South Africa does not embrace land reform now, it means the country is embracing instability, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

Prison for civil servant found guilty of stealing a farm

2018-09-11 09:57

Concerns have been raised through this case that corrupt officials could easily manipulate the land reform process.

Belgium pledges €30m to SA for land reform

2018-09-10 20:59

The Belgian government has committed €30m to South Africa's land reform process, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu has said.

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WATCH: Farmer hands over state-of-the-art R30m village to his 150 workers

David and Elaine Potter, recently astounded their 150 farmworkers when they handed over keys – and title deeds – to a R30m architect-designed village, complete with a crèche, aftercare and entertainment centre.

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Not all land will be expropriated without compensation – ANC

2018-09-07 18:52

Land belonging to the state, speculative, underutilised and vandalised land will be looked at for expropriation without compensation, says the ANC.

OVERVIEW: The time has come – give our peoples' land back, Limpopo Communal Institute tells CRC

2018-09-07 09:52

Land hearings have continued in the parliamentary Constitutional Review Committee.

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