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ANC commits to returning land in line with land reform policies

JOHANNESBURG, March 12 (ANA) – The African National Congress government is committed to returning land to its rightful owners in line with land reform policies and this should be facilitated by legislation, the party says in its latest policy discussion document on land, released on Sunday. “The Constitution’s commitment to ‘just and equitable’ compensation for […]

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Zuma calls for constitutional amendment on land to allow for expropriation without compensation

PARLIAMENT, March 3 (ANA) – Economic transformation could not happen unless land reform and laws — including the Constitution — are amended to allow expropriation without compensation, President Jacob Zuma said in his annual address to the House of Traditional Leaders on Friday. “The economy is not in our hands. We are not in control […]

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ANCWL wants ANC to consider reviewing the decision of the ANC Caucus on land unless convinced otherwise

The ANC Women’s League warns that delays in land reform will give grounds to populist formations it says are proudly in bed with those advancing white supremacy The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) has said it would ask the ANC to explain the decision of the ANC in Parliament to block a proposal to amend section […]