Tag Archives: Food Crisis

Land expropriation: Committee set to finalise bill on amendments to Constitution

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSiyabonga Mkhwanazi, IOL Political Bureau, 13 February 2021 Members of the ad hoc committee on land expropriation are set to finalise the Bill on amendments to the Constitution to allow for the expropriation of land without compensation by March. Read … Continue reading

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Research group denounces exorbitant, unethical increase in food prices during pandemic

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSABC Radio, 8 February 2021 The Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice and Dignity research group (PMBEJD) says there has been an exorbitant and unethical increase in food prices during the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

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Child hunger on rise in SA due to new Covid-19 variant

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintShaun Smillie, Saturday Star, 9 January 2021 As the new variant of the Covid 19 virus spreads across South Africa, child hunger is on the rise, and it is up to the government to stop its spread. Read More

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2020 ends without formalisation of SA’s land reform plan

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintBabalo Ndenze, Eyewitness News, 4 January 2021 Parliament has not yet formalised a programme on a way forward for land expropriation without compensation. Read More

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Steep increase in petrol price predicted for January

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintTimes Live, 30 December 2020 Fuel prices will rise significantly in January. Read More

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Government announces R1 billion boost for subsistence farmers

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintTheto Mahlakoana, Eyewitness News, 7 December 2020 Government has launched a R1 billion presidential employment stimulus for subsistence producers. Read More

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