South Africa Lawmakers to Review Constitution on Land Seizure

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South African lawmakers agreed to the principle of land expropriation without compensation, and will review the Constitution to cater for this.

Parliament’s Constitutional Review Committee will report back to lawmakers on changes to section 25 of the Constitution by Aug. 30, the office of the chief whip of the ruling African National Congress said in an emailed statement Tuesday.

The opposition Economic Freedom Fighters party proposed a motion to allow land seizures to the legislature, while the ANC proposed…

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