Zimbabwe Govt Ready to Seize Idle Land Owned By Top Allies
Following a land audit which unearthed multiple farm ownerships by influential officials in violation of the government's one-man-one-farm policy, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said his administration is ready to seize and redistribute tracts of idle farmland mostly owned by his Zanu-PF allies.
New Zimbabwe, 5 December 2018
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa says his government was ready to seize and redistribute tracts of idle farmland mostly owned by his top Zanu PF allies. Read more »
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