Expropriation Without Compensation Report Adopted By Committee

A South African civic organisation Afriforum member speaks at a public land hearings on wether section 25 of the Constitution regarding expropriation of land without compensation, should be amended at the Sedibeng Town Hall in Vereeniging, Gauteng Proince on July 27, 2018. - He disputes statistics and says that white people own 87% of the land. He asks the hearings should be held after work hours as the Afriforum members are busy working during the hearings. ( PICTURE: GULSHAN KHAN/AFP/Getty Images

CAPE TOWN: The committee dismissed her motion with 12 votes against four, and adopted the EFF’s proposal by the same margin. The Joint Constitutional Review Committee on Thursday adopted a resolution that Section 25 of […]

Last Day Of Parly Land Hearings Descended Into Clashing Over Race

Racial aspersions and the arrival of Dutch settlers in 1652 were some of the heated issues as MPs discussed the day’s submissions. PICTURE: Suid-Kaap Forum

  CAPE TOWN: Racial aspersions and the arrival of Dutch settlers in 1652 were some of the heated issues as MPs discussed the day’s submissions. The last day of hearings into land expropriation has descended […]

Mbeki Pamphlet Ignores Reality Of Racialised Land Ownership

Philipina Ndamane holds up some of the vegetables she has grown in the Abalama Bezehkaya garden in Guguletu, Cape Town, South Africa on the 9th June, 2009. The Abalami Bezehkaya project, teaches people better farming techniques and sells fresh produce weekly to generate incomes for the farmers involved. PICTURE: Brown Political Review

The unnecessarily long document by the Thabo Mbeki Foundation does very little to contextualise and speak to the conditions that have made it possible for the ANC to adopt the resolution of land expropriation without […]