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The ANC in the province has accused the president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce Industry Janine Myburgh of scaremongering on the proposed amendment to the Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Act.Tenure reform read more
Herbert Moyo UNLESS Lesotho governments refrain from the habit of awarding grossly inflated tenders for various infrastructure projects, future generations will be caught up in a massive debt trap which will only impede the country’s development, analysts have warned. The warning comes against the background of the Lesotho Times’ recent exposé of a massive scandal […]Africa Land News read more
Study reveals a severe deterioration in international efforts to protect the world's most vulnerable, with human rights violations on the rise.Africa Land News read more
By Bonani Loliwe Covid-19 was expected to lead to large economic losses and human desperation. Lockdowns to prevent disease transmission can take a heavy toll on rural economies which mainly depend on solidarity in working relationships. These include women’s sewing projects and individual ploughing lands, the closing of the country resulted in the closing down … Continue readingRural development read more
City of Cape Town says technicians need to be accompanied by policeUrban land read more
Matter to be reheard by a full bench of the Western Cape High CourtUrban land read more
Arbitrary statistical tools for defining poverty – including the outmoded $1-a-day measure – are being overturned by models of dignity created by groups around the country.Urban land read more
The City of Cape Town says there are plans to upgrade Kampies, an emergency housing location, outside PhilippiUrban land read more
“Land now, food forever” demand activist organisationsFood security read more
When visiting Table Mountain, you will find flat land that runs between the mountain into another mountain scape. The flat land which used to be underwater is part of the Philippi Horticultural Area (PHA). It is here that Nazeer Sonday farms the land producing food for the city. He is working to protect the land […]Food security read more
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