Presidential panel submits long-delayed report on South African land reform
By Editor - Tue Jun 11, 11:36 am
A panel of experts appointed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to advise South Africa’s government on how to resolve the issue of land reform, restitution and redistribution handed in its final report on Tuesday, the presidency said. Land rights are among the most pressing issues in South Africa more than two decades after the end of apartheid, when millions among the black majority were dispossessed of their land by a white minority. Last year, the ruling African National Congress (ANC) proposed a constitutional amendment that would allow the government to seize land without compensation.
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