Zimbabwe: The Case for the Compensation of White Ex-Farmers


- allafrica.com | 5 months ago

By Nobleman RunyangaLast week, Government announced the commencement of the process of identifying and registering the white former farmers, who lost land during the land reform programme, in an exercise which is being coordinated by the Commercial Farmers Union (CFU) and the Compensation Steering Committee (CSC).

This is part of the activities which Government has set in motion to compensate the white former commercial farmers in line with the Constitution as it moves to bring closure to emotive legacy issues which continue to divide the nation. The process has, however, not been without animated discourse around it as various stakeholders seek to contribute or influence the matter in the direction of their own interests.

Four groups of interested people have emerged so far.

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