Communal land policy in the spotlight in violent Hammanskraal evictions

UWC Professor Ben Cousins speaks to 702 host John Robbie about the forced removal of residents from privately-owned land in Hammanskraal.

JOHANNESBURG - Policy on communal land ownership is in the spotlight after Hammanskraal residents were evicted at the request of the Kekana Royal Family.

Two people were killed by angry community members as shacks were being removed on Monday.

Listen to the Soundcloud above as 702's John Robbie speaks to Director of the University of the Western Cape (UWC)'s Land and Agrarian Studies, Professor Ben Cousins, about the issue.

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