The business organisation Sakeliga today announced a follow-up summit for organisations opposed to expropriation without compensation. The summit is being organised on an urgent basis to take place on 5 December, the day following the day on which Parliament will be debating the recommendation by the Constitutional Review Committee.
(Edited version of Sakeliga CEO Piet le Roux’s submission to the Constitutional Review Committee) The problem with South Africa’s debate about expropriation without compensation is that its Parliament got the question wrong. At first glance, what is debated is whether the Constitution should be amended to facilitate expropriation without compensation. However, this superficial question obscures […]