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Nkwinti flying a dangerous land reform “kite”

  The recent ANC policy proposals around land reform made by the minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, Gugile Nkwinti pose a constitutional dilemma that would serve no good purpose other than to destroy the already precarious Rural and Agricultural economy of South Africa. What makes the said policy proposal, entitled “strengthening the relative rights of people working the land” dangerous, is that the intended outcomes will almost certainly …


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Land proposal seen as a quick fix: The Herald

Complex farming issue ‘not thought through carefully enough’ A CONTROVERSIAL proposal that commercial farmers hand over half of their land to their farm workers has been described as a band-aid or quick-fix response to a festering problem in South Africa. The proposal comes from Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti. Nkwinti’s spokesman, Mtobeli Mxotwa, said the minister had four years ago asked agricultural stakeholders to come up with …


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