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Zuma moots moving land claim cut-off to 1800s

03 March 2016


President says most of the land was taken in the 1800s, very little land taken after 1913

President says most of the land was taken in the 1800s, very little land taken after 1913

By Jenni Evans

Cape Town – Should the 1913 cut off-date for land claims be changed to the 1800s?

President Jacob Zuma raised the question as he opened the National House of Traditional Leaders in Cape Town on Thursday.

“The very law that we have today to claim is lopsided against the black people. It is very difficult to prove that the land belonged to the ancestors and very easy to say we can’t have the land. That’s how the law is.”

Read the full article from Politicsweb.

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