10 percent of land in South Africa which once was in white hands has been handed over to black farmers. But they lack the finance, training and support to make the farms a going concern.
South Africa has a land problem. For years the ANC has been criticized over its failure to redistribute land after apartheid and recently land occupation is rife. President Ramaphosa is now under pressure to fix this.
Between May and July millions of sardines move northward along the east coast of South Africa, creating a feeding frenzy along the coastline.
South Africa is considering an amendment to its constitution which will allow the expropriation of land without compensation. The government claims it is addressing lingering injustice from the apartheid era.
In 2000, Zimbabwe's government expropriated white farmers without compensation. Hyperinflation and food shortages followed. Now the South African government is discussing a similar law. Do the same risks lie ahead?
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