What the District 6 Land Ruling Means for South African Claimants
"It's about restorative justice, to restore economic emancipation, social cohesion, identity and a sense of urgency," said District Six Working Committee chairperson Shahied Ajam after a ruling by the Land Claims Court in Cape Town stated that people with outstanding District Six land claims will be able to move back to the area.
Daily Maverick, 27 November 2018
Former District Six residents gathered on Monday morning at the Western Cape High Court for the court date between themselves and the department of Rural Development and Land… Read more »
Yasiem Beckles, 4, Catherine Wagner, 91, and Cyril Wagner, 92, lead a march of land claimants from District Six to the Civic Centre (file photo).
News24Wire, 26 November 2018
There was jubilation at the Western Cape High Court on Monday after the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform was ordered to start work immediately on a restitution plan… Read more »
The Bo Kaap is an area of Cape Town, South Africa, formerly known as the Malay Quarter and is situated on the slopes of Signal Hill above the city centre. It is an historical ... Read more »