04 October 2015
By Setumo Stone and Andisiwe Makinana
Government is eager to pass the Traditional and Khoisan Leadership Bill into law before the end of this financial year, but its opponents in the ANC are afraid the new attempt to affirm the traditional leadership system might open the door to a form of “dictatorship”.
The ANC is expected to craft a united position on the role of traditional leaders at its upcoming national general council next weekend.
This will include addressing concerns that new land claims by kings, queens and chiefs could see government giving away ownership of state land around the country.
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