White Farmers ‘Panicking’, Put Their Land up For Sale in South Africa – Reports


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Adding fuel to the fire was last week’s warning by African National Congress chairman Gwede Mantashe that “you shouldn’t own more than 25,000 acres of land and if you own more, it should be taken without compensation.”

A record number of white South African farmers have already put their land up for sale as the country’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) party considers altering the country’s constitution to allow land to be expropriated without compensation, according to The Sunday Express.

The newspaper cited Omri van Zyl, head of Agri SA, the South African Agricultural Industry Association, as saying that “the mood among our members is very solemn.”

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