Killing of Farmers Goes Beyond Race, Summit Hears
Mike Mlengana, Director-General of South Africa's Department of Agriculture, has said that farmers of all races are affected by farm attacks. This comes after Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema said that farm attacks, while criminal, are not a targeted genocide of white people.
News24Wire, 15 June 2018
Director general of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Mike Mlengana has come out against the chant "kill the boer, kill the farmer", saying that farmers are… Read more »
Top: Farmhouse. Bottom-left: EFF leader Julius Malema. Bottom-right: Police line.
South Africa: Farm Attacks Are Crimes, Not Genocide - Malema
News24Wire, 13 June 2018
EFF leader Julius Malema has warned of an "unled revolution" in South Africa, as black people "are worse off in democracy than they were under apartheid". Read more »
News24Wire, 4 June 2018
A former Israeli special forces soldier has been offering special close combat and hand-to-hand training for South African farmers - and he says business is doing well. Read more »
Farmers and farmworkers are protesting the number of farmers who were murdered on their farms. In 2017 alone, 70 farmers have lost their lives. "We are not calling for division, ... Read more »
During a debate in the National Assemby, opposition parties - the Democratic Alliance and the Freedom Front Plus - accused the government of turning a "blind eye" to the ... Read more »