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SPLUMA discussion on Rights and Recourse (SABC)

On 19 July 2015, Dr Aninka Claassens from the Centre for Law and Society; Dr Nozizwe Makgalemele of the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform; Nomboniso Gasa, senior research associate at the Centre for Law and Society; Siyabulela Manona, a town planner and member of the Alliance for Rural Democracy and Kgosi Mathibela Mokoena …

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Choosing chiefs over the people

  AT a briefing on land-related legislation by Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti earlier this month, traditional leaders claimed that a new planning law, the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, undermines their authority to manage communal land. They said that by granting local government this power, the act strips traditional leadership …

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