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AfriBusiness will not accept land expropriation without compensation

JOHANNESBURG, February 28 – AfriBusiness on Wednesday said it “will not accept expropriation without compensation, no matter if it is driven by the African National Congress (ANC) or the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)”. On Tuesday Parliament voted in favour of the EFF’s motion expropriation of land without compensation after the ANC tabled amendments which said such […]

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Afribusiness calls for scrapping of SA’s national health insurance scheme

JOHANNESBURG, November 15 – AfriBusiness said on Wednesday that it welcomes the Davis Tax Committee’s report that the plan to implement the National Health Insurance (NHI) in South Africa should be scrapped.       Afribusiness, the non-profit business rights watchdog, said the NHI cannot be implemented in South Africa whilst economic growth in the country is […]

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AfriBusiness secures urgent interim interdict against ‘land grab’ in Hammanskraal

JOHANNESBURG, October 19 – AfriBusiness has announced that it has secured and “urgent interim interdict” against illegal “land grabbers” in Hammanskraal. “AfriBusiness today obtained an urgent interim interdict on behalf of some of their members to thwart land grabbers who were illegally occupying land in Hammanskraal in the northern parts of Pretoria,” Charles Castle, AfriBusiness manager for […]

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AfriBusiness secures three court orders against ‘tresspassers’

JOHANNESBURG, September 8  – AfriBusiness, the non-profit business rights watchdog, on Friday said it had obtained three final court orders to prevent trespassing in areas in Pienaarspoort and Bronkhorstspruit. AfriBusiness said the court also ordered the South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Tshwane Metro Police to assist land owners. The judge also awarded a […]

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Afribusiness welcomes High Court ruling on Reserve Bank mandate

JOHANNESBURG, August 15 – AfriBusiness has welcomed the court ruling that the South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) will maintain its mandate as per the Constitution. This comes after the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday ruled in favour of the Reserve Bank, setting aside Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s remedial action which sought to change the mandate of […]