Fears about Minister Dlodlo weren't unfounded. Six months into the job, she's been accused of issuing illegal interception orders, writes Adriaan Basson.
Ensuring that African languages are offered in all schools is a critical step toward actively promoting it, the ANC said on Heritage Day.
The City of Johannesburg has kicked off a full forensic investigation into an apparently dodgy sale of the land where the Sandton Gautrain Station is situated.
Zimbabwe says its land ownership rights will no longer take race into account as the southern African country continues to craft policies that seek to depart from those set under the Robert Mugabe regime.
Housing and community activists disrupted a property auction in Mouille Point to protest against the eviction of 80-year-old Kenneth Blaine and his family, GroundUp reports.
At its zenith, the Mount Carmel farm in northern Zimbabwe boasted 500 livestock and shipped its mangoes and lemons to Europe, a continent away.
Deputy President David Mabuza has spoken glowingly of Western Cape Premier Alan Winde, calling him a "very good man".
The elephant in the room remains Robert Mugabe's land policy, argues Liesl Louw-Vaudran. Was it a heroic battle against the neocolonial west that could have worked out, given more time and resources? Or was it merely a ploy to stay in power despite an ailing economy?
About 300 residents in Johannesburg South have given Gauteng Premier David Makhura until Friday to respond to their demand for land, GroundUp reports.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will be sending a delegation of Cabinet ministers to KwaZulu-Natal in response to a letter from Zulu monarch King Zwelithini, the custodian of vast swathes of land in the province, amid the release of the presidential advisory panel on land reform and agriculture report and growing momentum toward the expropriation of land without compensation.
Western Cape MEC for human settlements Tertius Simmers refused to answer whether the province bought land for housing at the allegedly inflated price of R64.6 million because another parcel of land already owned by the City of Cape Town and earmarked for housing would turn Table View into "Khayelitsha by the sea".
The government has agreed not to move any more families onto state-owned Mesco farm.
A tiny beetle, which carries a fungus with it, is threatening thousands of trees around the country. Pan African Farms says it has a solution – but the question is still wether that solution is toxic.
The Gauteng Department of Human Settlements has said a large number of Alexandra residents will be resettled after being evicted from the township in June.
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille believes South Africans are being narrow-minded in only focusing on land expropriation without compensation.
They reveal the radical changes in our country's landscape.
The Ad Hoc committee tasked with the amendment of Section 25 of the Constitution to allow expropriation without compensation, is expected to hold a workshop with "various experts on the question of land and amending the Constitution".
Informal settlements in Nelson Mandela Bay are crowding out schools, they say.
More than 250 people evicted from a Kraaifontein farm have spent their first night on a state-owned farm in Stellenbosch, despite receiving a cold welcome from local farmers.
Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Tertius Simmers insists the purchase of land in Dunoon is above board.
"We have been praying and praying for this. I want to close my eyes in District Six. My heart wants to be in District Six," said claimant Amina James after the judgment in the Western Cape High Court.
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