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Land Court orders probe to ensure minister pays District Six legal costs

Maite Nkoana-Mashabane attempted to seek leave to appeal, which the District Six Working Committee, represented by Norton Rose Fulbright, successfully opposed.

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Card image 30 March 2020 Daily Maverick

Nkoana-Mashabane ordered to pay as court rules against her in District Six appeal matter

Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will now have to pay a personal costs order set down by the Land Claims Court after her application for leave to appeal was denied on Monday.

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Card image 26 March 2020 The Citizen

Rural development, land reform department warns public of land claim scam in Eastern Cape

Chief Land Claims Commissioner strongly advised that government programmes do not require citizens to pay any money for services.

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Card image 05 March 2020 News 24

District Six costs order: Minister ‘playing hide and seek’ with taxpayers’ money, court hears

Former rural development and land reform minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane is sticking to her guns that she should not be compelled to pay the legal costs associated with the failure to produce a plan to redevelop District Six out of her own pocket.

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Card image 06 March 2020 Daily Maverick

Who should pay Nkoana-Mashabane’s legal fees in District Six court case?

Should the Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities pay for its minister, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane’s legal fees in her contempt of court case in the ongoing District Six saga?

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Card image 24 February 2020 Radio702

Afrikaner academics declare apartheid crime against humanity, favour restitution

Business Day reports that the group calling itself Concerned South Africans released a declaration on Sunday.

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Card image 24 February 2020 IOL

De Lille urgently pushing ahead with land restitution

Minister Patricia de Lille has indicated that she was already pushing ahead with the release of hundreds of land parcels to South Africans.

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Card image 24 February 2020 DispatchLive

AmaMfengu win R18.8m land claim, Tshwane to gain 4,000 new homes

Land situated 29km from the Tshwane city centre will be released by government for the municipality to build approximately 4,000 houses

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Card image 17 February 2020 EWN

De Lille: No forced removals in SA ever again

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille was addressing claimants at a commemoration of the District Six forced removals at the Castle of Good Hope at the weekend.

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Card image 15 February 2020 EWN

Dan Plato assures District Six claimants they will be relocated

Plato says the relocation will be done in a smooth and orderly manner.

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