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Card image 06 November 2019 Daily Maverick

Traditional leadership bullying needs to stop

Rural communities bear the brunt of the abusive and discriminatory comportment of traditional chiefs who enjoy state support.

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Card image 09 October 2019 KZNOnline

Provincial House of Traditional Leaders Condemns Attacks On Women

Greetings ladies and gentlemen of the media Thank you very much for gracing this media briefing organised by the Provincial House of Traditional Leade...

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Card image 03 October 2019 The Witness

Chiefs do a U-turn on land

KZN traditional leaders who previously threatened to go to war if government tries to nationalise land under their control, have softened their position and said they are now open to “engagement”.

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Card image 29 September 2019 Zoutnet

Chieftaincy causes rift between brothers

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Card image 09 September 2019 BusinessDay

Ingonyama Trust willing to take land battle to The Hague

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini says he is willing to fight against those wanting to take land belonging to the Ingonyama Trust, of which he is the sole trustee

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Card image 08 September 2019 ENCA

King Zwelithini: We will defend ourselves on land

AmaZulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu, is on the warpath and he says there is no retreat.

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Card image 24 August 2019 BusinessDay

Government ‘salivating’ at the Ingonyama Trust, says Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has lashed out at the ANC-led government for "salivating" at vast tracts of land under the controversial Ingonyama Trust.

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Card image 24 August 2019 EWN

IFP: We will fight for Ingonyama Trust to be maintained

The IFP said the trust was functional and beneficial to residents.

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Card image 23 August 2019 News 24

Ramaphosa says no ‘arbitrary action’ on Ingonyama Trust land, panel report still being scrutinised

President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will be sending a delegation of Cabinet ministers to KwaZulu-Natal in response to a letter from Zulu monarch King Zwelithini, the custodian of vast swathes of land in the province, amid the release of the presidential advisory panel on land reform and agriculture report and growing momentum toward the expropriation of land without compensation.

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Card image 20 August 2019 The Conversation

How a chief defied apartheid and upheld democracy for the good of his people

Colonialism and apartheid sought to make traditional leaders accountable to white officials by tying them to land.

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