Tag Archives: Land Invasion

Hundreds of people in Walkerville, Midvaal, occupy private land

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintKimberly Mutandiro, Times Live, 24 June 2020 Some private agricultural landowners in Walkerville, Midvaal, say they have been subjected to assault and threats to their families by a group of men who call themselves the Big Six and stage land … Continue reading

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Another postponement in Malema’s land grab case

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSABC Radio, 9 September 2019 EFF Leader Julius Malema is being charged in terms of the Riotous Assemblies Act of 1956 after an alleged call in 2014 on supporters to invade vacant land. Read More

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EFF to approach Concourt to challenge validity of Riotous Assemblies Act

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintTheto Mahlakoana, Eyewitness News, 4 July 2019 The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) said it would approach the Constitutional Court to challenge the constitutionality and validity of the Riotous Assemblies Act of 1956. Read More

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Stellenbosch wine farmer embroiled in land invasion wrangle shot dead

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintDan Meyer, Times Live, 3 June 2019 A 62-year-old wine farmer whose property was at the centre of a land-grab conflict that made international headlines was shot and killed in front of his wife by four armed suspects on Sunday … Continue reading

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Lenasia South land occupiers and residents continue to clash amid deep-seated acrimony

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintNtwaagae Seleka, News24, 15 May 2019 Clashes between Lenasia South Extension 4 residents and a group of people illegally occupying government-owned land show no signs of abating. Read More

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Police, protesters face off in Somerset West over land invasion attempt

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintNews24, 10 April 2019 A violent housing-related protest in Somerset West led to the closure of part of the N2 in Cape Town on Wednesday as police and protesters face off. Read More

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