Pieter Mulder says protectorates Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland should be included in percentage black land

During a debate on the 1913 Land Act today, Dr. Pieter Mulder of the Freedom Front Plus said that the former British protectorates Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland should be included when calculating the percentage of black-owned land in South Africa. … Read the rest

ANC wants to get more ‘radical’ on taking land from whites

landhungerThe centenary of the 1913 Natives Land Act provides an opportunity for South Africa to evaluate progress made in land redistribution, the ANC said on Wednesday.

“The centenary… provides an opportune moment to evaluate how far we have come in … Read the rest

ANC govt. failed to redistribute land: Economic Freedom Fighters

EFFGovernment has failed to redistribute land to previously disadvantaged groups, the so-called Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) said on Wednesday.

“[The] government of South Africa has failed to use almost 20 years of democratic dispensation to address and redress the land … Read the rest

Zille joins ANC and Malema chorus in calling for ‘land reform’

The legacy of the 1913 Land Act was still with South Africa and so it is the duty of the state to implement effective redress through land restitution, Western Cape premier Helen Zille said on Monday.

“This will never remove … Read the rest

TAU SA concerned about trade union threats of ‘land transfer’ in South Africa

TAU SA is highly upset about trade unions’ proposed public actions to expedite land transfer. “The country is still licking its wounds from the labor unrest in the mining industry, which led to the Rand experiencing near-record lows. Now there

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Debate on land continues unabated in South Africa

“Nearly twenty years after the 1994 government change, the land debate is still one of the most emotional debates in South Africa,” Dr. Pieter Mulder, leader of the Freedom Front Plus and deputy minister of agriculture, forestry and fisheries says.… Read the rest

‘Occupy white land,’ urges Contralesa president

Contralesa president Chief Phathekile Holomisa has called on South Africans to stand up and reclaim land from the white minority by next year, reports the SABC. Chief Holomisa says the ANC-led government has failed people by adopting the land redistribution … Read the rest

Sunday Times editor attacks Pieter Mulder over land remark

The managing editor of the Sunday Times, Mondli Makhanya, has attacked Freedom Front leader Pieter Mulder over his remarks on South African land ownership. Makhanya entitled his weekly column,  Apartheid denialism drives a knife into belly of black SA and … Read the rest