AS IT HAPPENED: Malema land occupation case postponed until 2018

2017-09-01 09:08

The matter involving charges against EFF leader Julius Malema over calls he had made for EFF supporters to invade unoccupied land has been postponed to March 16, 2018. Malema further aims to challenge the constitutionality of the Riotous Assemblies Act.

Land question needs to be resolved

2017-06-07 08:56

It has been argued that one of the reasons why black South Africans have struggled to make economic headway is because they don’t own fertile land. A solution is needed for this problem.

10 killed in land rights clash with police at Brazil farm

2017-05-25 10:45

Nine men and a woman have been killed during a police operation in northeastern Brazil that activists say was linked to a long-running conflict over land rights in the country.

Malema 'land grab' case postponed

2017-05-05 11:30

EFF leader Julius Malema's case in the Newcastle Magistrate's Court, over calls he made to supporters to invade unoccupied land, has been postponed.

Land dispossession caused Hout Bay fire - MKMVA

2017-03-14 22:44

The fire in Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, which left almost 10 000 people homeless is a direct result of black people being dispossessed of their land, says MKMVA chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe.

Land reform key for SA economic stability - ANC

2017-03-10 07:34

The ANC will accelerate the transfer of land to the black majority to help reduce inequality and avert future protests, says spokesperson Zizi Kodwa.

'Land hunger is real' - Zuma

2017-03-03 13:23

Just days after Parliament voted against land expropriation without compensation, President Jacob Zuma has again called for parties to work together on speeding up land restitution.


ANC divided over land, mines in policy talks

2017-07-06 07:57

Opposing factions in the ANC battled to reach consensus on contentious policy proposals, including land seizures and mine ownership.

Juju's trial postponed as he wants 61-year-old law scrapped

2017-06-05 15:51

The trial of Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has been postponed in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court until October 27, pending an application by him in the Constitutional Court.

'Land grabs are not a solution' - Agriculture DG

2017-05-16 10:11

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries director general Mike Mlengana has said land grabs are not the solution to the country’s land issue.

Traditional leader asks Zuma for referendum on land expropriation

2017-03-30 15:54

President Jacob Zuma must call a national referendum on land expropriation without compensation, the National House of Traditional Leaders has heard.

ANC proposes tax on unused land to force owners to sell to the state

2017-03-12 21:04

The ANC has proposed more taxes for unused land to force owners to sell their land to the state in an attempt to fast-track its failed land redistribution programme.

If you take our land, to whom will you give it? - Lekota

2017-03-03 13:24

Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota has asked Parliament that if South Africa now belongs to everyone, to whom then will land be redistributed?

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