Tag Archives: Land Claims

Land claims must still go through the courts – Agri SA tells land owners

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintKaveel Singh, News24, 20 August 2018 As land expropriation without compensation gains momentum, agricultural industry association Agri SA has taken it upon itself to alert land owners to the action they can take. Read More

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Current land claims will take 178 years to clear, says researcher

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintKhulekani Magubane, Fin24, 17 May 2018 Land reform has progressed so slowly in South Africa that current claims alone would take 178 years to conclude if government were to continue working at the same pace. Read More

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Land claims: Parliament begins process to reopen window to lodge claims

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintPaul Herman, News24, 5 October 2017 The portfolio committee on rural development and land reform on Thursday began discussions on a private members’ amendment bill to reopen the window for citizens to lodge land claims. The private members bill was … Continue reading

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Over 7 000 land claims still to be settled – Commission

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintPaul Herman, News24, 7 September 2016 More than 7000 land claims lodged before 1999 must still be settled before new claims lodged since 2014 can be processed, the Land Claims Commission said on Wednesday. This followed the Constitutional Court’s ruling … Continue reading

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Land claims open to 2019‚ government reminds claimants

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintNomahlubi Jordaan‚ Tmg Digital, 19 June 2016 South Africans‚ who were disposed of their land as a result of the 1913 Native Land Act‚ have until June 2019 to claim for redress‚ the department of rural development and land reform … Continue reading

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Government settles Kruger Park land claims

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintTmg Digital, 22 May 2016 The government has compensated six communities – three from Limpopo and another three from Mpumalanga – for land in the Kruger National Park from which they were dispossessed under apartheid. Speaking at a ceremony on … Continue reading

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