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  • Kenya: Kimaiyo Summons Company Directors in Lamu Land Grabbing Scandal


    Kenya's Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo has ordered the directors of companies and organisations suspected of illegally acquiring land in Lamu County to record statements... Read more »

  • Kenya: Committees to Work With Lamu Surveyors

    The Star

    TEN-member committees have been formed in the 13 areas to be surveyed in Lamu county. The teams will work with the 72 surveyors posted to the area by Lands Secretary Charity Ngilu... Read more »

  • Kenya: MCAs Urge Ngilu to Return Kwale Surveyors

    The Star

    LAND Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu did not consult the county government before she assigned surveyors to Lamu, Kwale leaders said on Monday. Deputy majority leader Omar Boga and... Read more »

  • Kenya: Tseikuru Land Conflict Starts

    The Star

    Tseikuru Peace Council chairman Charles Kithuka has requested security agencies to stop the conflict between Tseikuru residents and Tana River herders. Read more »

  • Kenya: NLC, Lads Ministry Strife Deepens As Swazuri Sues Ngilu Again Over Lands Mandate

    The Star

    The National Land Commission has accused Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu of meddling in its work. This case comes up as a similar one is pending before the Supreme Court. Read more »

  • Kenya: Chief, Officer Face Land Probe

    The Star

    KERUGOYA A court has ordered the arrest of a subcounty commissioner and the Kanyekiini chief for fraud. The prosecution told the court the two have absconded two court sittings. Read more »

  • Kenya: Pay Locals for Railway Land, Say Governors

    The Star

    TWO governors have vowed to push for maximum compensation of the use of land in their counties for the Mombasa-Malaba standard gauge railway line. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Zaka Council Seeks to Evict 50 Families

    New Zimbabwe

    ZAKA Rural District Council (RDC) is planning to approach the courts to seek legal sanction for the eviction of some 50 families settled "illegally" on land the local authority has... Read more »

  • South Africa: City Defends Shack Demolitions As Evictions Continue


    The City of Cape Town has invoked a series of court interdicts and orders to defend its role in the evictions of shackdwellers in Philippi East. The land occupation has grown... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Elechi, Imoke Meet Over Land Dispute

    Daily Trust

    Ebonyi State Governor Elechi Amadi and Liyel Imoke of Cross River State have met over a 100 year-old land dispute between communities in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi and... Read more »

August 12

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