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Chaos erupted, with police battling angry land occupiers, as more than 50 newly rebuilt shacks alongside Cape Town’s N2 highway were demolished again by private security operation Vetus Schola this week.Urban land read more
As the government drives towards a policy of expropriation without compensation, there is no evidence that it intends anything other than expanding its own power over people's assets as illustrated by the David Rakgase case, writes Terence Corrigan.Land ownership read more
Corruption Watch has launched a blistering attack on Minister of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, accusing her of “abusing and weaponising” disciplinary processes in order to facilitate corruption.Land governance and administration read more
The legal action, they said, was a move to pressure the City into finalising its inclusionary housing policy, which it started drafting in August.Urban land read more
Mcebisi Skwatsha promises to set up a task teamFarm workers read more
Klein Akker: DA reports Minister Skwatsha to Human Rights CommissionUrban land read more
Ndifuna Ukwazi is planning to take the city to court for a review or setting aside the city’s approval of a 39-storey mixed-use ...Urban land read more
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille believes South Africans are being narrow-minded in only focusing on land expropriation without compensation.Land policy read more
Activist organisation NU has launched litigation in the Cape High Court to compel the City of Cape Town to develop a housing policy that would require new developments to include affordable housing.Urban land read more
The 278 parcels of land mentioned by Deputy President David Mabuza during follow-up questions in a National Council of Provinces session in Parliament on Wednesday were intended for restitution purposes, not redistribution.Restitution read more
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