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Card image 05 November 2019 South African Government

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform Annual Report 2018/2019

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Card image 02 November 2019 IOL

Will banks stand with farmers on land reform threat?

For the farming community, the issue is not merely uncertainty about the final form the policy may take, or how it is to ...

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Card image 31 October 2019 News 24

Ramaphosa: Cabinet will consider minority report on land reform

The Cabinet will consider the minority report of the presidential panel of experts on land reform and agriculture, President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured the National Assembly.

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29 October 2019 Noseweek

Open letter to the Minister of Land Reform

Dear Minister, Your department recently sent us into a mental tailspin, to say the least, when we were hit with ...

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Card image 25 October 2019 IOL

Minister Didiza elected chair of AU committee on agriculture

Didiza acknowledged the enormity of the work of the Committee and the Bureau.

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Card image 21 October 2019 REIS

REIS 2019: Land reform

His Excellency Mr Kgalema Motlanthe - Former President of South Africa. This important conversation with former President of South Africa, Kgalema Motlanthe aims to review the legislation, assess its implementation, and identify its success and shortcomings in South Africa.

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Card image 21 October 2019 Moneyweb

Parliament must do more on the land issue – Motlanthe

Former president says it failed to read his land reform report.

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Card image 07 October 2019 Polity

Address by Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, at the third Agribusiness Transformation Conference of AFASA

In his opinion piece, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate Dr. Akinwumi Adesina sets out his vision for catalyzing investment in an Africa-owned transformation of the continent’s agriculture sector.

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Card image 08 October 2019 Politicsweb

The NDP vs the Land Panel report

In December 2017 the ANC Conference in Gauteng decided, by a small margin, to adopt Expropriation Without Compensation (EWC). The President subsequently appointed a Panel on Land Reform to advise him on how to effect EWC. This Panel (the Panel) reported in May 2019 (the Report).

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Card image 08 October 2019 Times Live

Now we can keep the family legacy going’: Limpopo farmer David Rakgase

Minister of agriculture, land reform and rural development Thoko Didiza has apologised to Limpopo farmer David Rakgase, who struggled for more than 17 years to buy land from the state

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