Cameroon/April 17, 2019/ Frank Ikpefan, Abuja /No Comment/134 views /Cameroon S/African VP hands land to North Cape Province communities – Journal du Camerounshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Published on 17.04.2019 at 05h21 by APA News The South African government is working hard to restore the dignity of all South Africans through the land reform programme, Deputy President David Mabuza has said.“As government, we want to restore human dignity. We must be at the forefront of transformation,” Mabuza said at a land handover ceremony in Seoding, a town in Northern Cape Province, on Tuesday. ALSO READ Ghost ships of Lagos, a haven of crime - Journal du CamerounThe handover of the land to GaMopedi and Seoding communities forms as part of the government’s restitution and land reform programme in line with the country’s constitution. Other land beneficiaries included the Dukathole community, which consists of residents who moved to Germiston between 1920 and 1927 to look for job opportunities in the mining sector following evictions from their land by the apartheid government. ALSO READ Turkey: key dates of Erdogan's rule - Journal du CamerounBoth the GaMopedi and Seoding communities have received 9,000 hectares of land, which will be utilised for agricultural production. At the handover ceremony, Northern Cape Premier Silvia Lucas said government was committed to ensuring that people got their land back. “We want to restore the dignity of our people by restoring the land back to them. Now that you have your land back, you will be able to contribute to food production,” Lucas said. ALSO READ Trump to attend 75th anniversary of Normandy landings in France - Journal du CamerounCommunity leader Atho Niemand noted that it has been a long journey to regain their land. “We are going to use the land productively.” Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Cameroon share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleSelf-hating S/Africans busy attacking foreigners – Malema – Journal du Camerounnext articleABCON calls for radical implementation of power sector reforms | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsRelated Posts468 shares Cameroon/April 20, 2019 /No Comment Costa Rica bets on ending fossil fuel use by 2050 – Journal du Cameroun444 shares Cameroon/April 20, 2019 /No Comment Egyptians vote in referendum to extend Sisi’s rule – Journal du CamerounEgyptians vote in referendum to extend Sisi’s rule – Journal du CamerounUS liquor heiress pleads guilty in sex cult case – Journal du CamerounRwandan President meets U.S. congress delegation – Journal du CamerounCameroon: Boko Haram attack kills nine in Far North region – Journal du CamerounLe petit frère de Longue Longue accuse Maurice Kamto d’avoir envoûté l’artiste – CameroonOnline.orgSexual violence on the rise in Cameroon’s Anglophone region [+video] – CameroonOnline.orgPope leads Good Friday procession highlighting modern-day slaves’ plight – Journal du CamerounDes chefs d’Etat africains pleurent Notre-Dame mais restent insensibles aux malheurs de leur pays – CameroonOnline.org Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.