Stay on top of the rich stream of news and views about rural and urban land issues. Our content curation team are working to sort and sift through news and opinion pieces to bring you the most relevant and up to date articles.

Land governance and administration


Card image 12 May 2021 News 24

People on traditional land should get title deeds, says Mabuza

People living on traditional land should be entitled to title deeds, Deputy President David Mabuza said in the National Assembly while answering questions.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 28 April 2021 Farmer’s Weekly

Lease-to-buy farmer receives title deed after 20 years

The case of an 80-year-old Limpopo farmer, David Rakgase, who recently received the title deed for the 3 000ha farm he had been leasing from government for at least 20 years, has highlighted the failures in South Africa’s land administration systems.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 02 March 2021 IOL

New Land Court will not deal with expropriation bill yet

Cabinet approved the Land Court Bill Amendment Act for submission to Parliament last week

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 02 March 2021 Times Live

IN QUOTES | From land expropriation to rural development: Ronald Lamola on Land Court Bill

Justice and correctional services minister Ronald Lamola said land claimants will have access to legal services.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 01 March 2021 IOL

South Africa to form first land court

A specialised court that will adjudicate on land-related disputes and also help speed up the land restitution process is on the cards.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 01 March 2021 ENCA

Land reform: New court to handle land issues

Cabinet approved the Land Court Bill for submission to Parliament. It will operate with the same status as a High Court.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 01 March 2021 ENCA

Watch: land Court Bill Update

The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Ronald Lamola and Minister Thoko Didiza, brief media on the Cabinet approved Land Court Bill.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 27 February 2021 Mail & Guardian

Zulu land body challenges audit outcome

The Ingonyama Trust Board chair has challenged the audit process in the face of a series of unfavourable ratings.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 17 February 2021 LARC

King Zwelithini to intervene at troubled Ingonyama Trust Board only when asked by minister

By Clive Ndou King Goodwill Zwelithini says he will not intervene at the troubled Ingonyama Trust unless he is approached by Rural Development Minister Thoko Didiza. He is the sole trustee.

Land governance and administration read more
Card image 02 February 2021 Parliament South Africa

AGRICULTURE AND LAND COMMITTEE WANTS LAND REFORM TO BE HASTENED

The Bill of Rights guarantees freedom of expression, as long as this freedom is not used as propaganda for war, incitement to violence or the advocacy of hatred based on race, ethnicity, gender or religion.

Land governance and administration read more

Stay informed.

Sign up for our monthly newsletter - coming soon.

Contact Us


#Callout! We're looking for #African writers who are experts on something small but have the #imagination & #fearlessness to think BIG.

We're planning a #ClimateCrisis series & need all sorts on board: #wateractivists, #urbanplanners, #economywonks, #energyexperts and much more!

Western Cape inclusionary housing policy framework open for comment https://www.westerncape.gov.za/eadp/news/western-cape-inclusionary-housing-policy-framework-open-comment

We are concerned at reports that @amaBhungane stories have been blocked after being marked as spammy or potentially unsafe by @Twitter. We welcome an open debate the future of energy in South Africa and nobody should take action to restrict access to any coverage of the issue.

If we are looking for the intersection of opportunism and desperation this has to be it.
“Those selling the land of the dead are greedy for money, We grew up knowing that we must respect the dead".
https://www.groundup.org.za/article/graves-desecrated-for-housing-in-pietermaritzburg/

Load More...

A project of Phuhlisani NPC supported by Absa. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike. International License.