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No shift in land reforms cut-off date

Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti. File picture: Siyabulela Duda/DoC

08 March 2016


Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti. File picture: Siyabulela Duda/DoC

Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti. File picture: Siyabulela Duda/DoC

By Chantall Presence

Parliment – Government was not formally considering shifting the cut-off date for land claims in South Africa, Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti said on Tuesday.

Addressing journalists as part of a briefing by government’s economic sectors, employment and infrastructure development cluster, Nkwinti said President Jacob Zuma had raised the prospect of opening up claims to people dispossessed of land prior to the current 1913 cut-off date several years running.

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