Mpumalanga farmer battles government trying to kick him off land: ‘I’m not going anywhere’

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Farmer John Mabasa has been sent from pillar to post about his farm Picture: Deon Raath
Farmer John Mabasa has been sent from pillar to post about his farm Picture: Deon Raath

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John Mabasa answers like a preacher, his hands extended at shoulder height, his palms facing forward.

“No, no, these hands worked. I got nothing from government – its mine,” he says in Afrikaans.

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