Landmark Marikana case begins: 60,000 people’s homes at stake

City asked to buy or expropriate land occupied in Philippi East


News | 8 February 2017

Human Rights Commission accused of taking sides with mines

Mapela villagers protest outside SAHRC offices


Brief | 26 January 2017

Lack of parliamentary oversight in Western Cape property deals

“Rubber-stamping exercise” says Provincial Property Committee member


News | 12 December 2016

Hearings on Khoi San Bill held with no translation into Khoi and San languages

Portfolio committee hearings in Northern Cape off to shaky start


Opinion | 1 December 2016

Tafelberg study a breakthrough, say activists

270 units proposed for low-income households on Sea Point property


News | 18 November 2016

Toilet City eviction postponed by court

Port Elizabeth Municipality has until 15 December to report on alternative land and accommodation for occupiers


News | 18 November 2016

Concourt judgment: a victory for spouses of farm workers

Klaase case means women's interests must be taken into account before evictions can be carried out


Law | 24 October 2016

Soweto man’s house sold behind his back for R100

Solomon Nhlapo has to squat in his own house


News | 18 October 2016

Wildebeestkuil residents have been waiting 15 years for their land

A stone's throw away but no land in sight


Opinion | 6 October 2016

Parliament must pass new land claims act within two years

Constitutional Court ruling opens the way for future claims


News | 1 August 2016

Colchester residents demand return of land

Protesters block Addo Elephant National Park entrance


News | 22 June 2016

Expropriation Bill: we can learn from the African Commission

Bill could be a turning point in land reform


Opinion | 22 June 2016

Why Tafelberg sale should proceed

School purchase "is intended for the benefit of the entire community"

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Opinion | 9 June 2016

We don’t want to act illegally, say land claimants

Having done everything through due process, Sakkieskamp residents are running out of peaceful options, as municipality muddles on


News | 9 June 2016

Mbeki is wrong on land claims

There are many reasons why claimants opt for cash instead of land

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Opinion | 18 May 2016

Game of thrones in Pilanesberg

Three-way battle over Bakgatla chieftainship


News | 10 May 2016