Cabinet endorses 60 recommendations made by land reform panel

The panel made a total of 73 recommendations but not all were accepted.

FILE: Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu at a post-Cabinet briefing on 8 August 2019. Picture: GCIS

CAPE TOWN - Cabinet has endorsed and supported 60 of the recommendations made by the Presidential Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture.

The panel made a total of 73 recommendations but not all were accepted.

Departments also had to give input as to how the recommendations would affect them.

Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu explained: “Through the committee on land reform, all affected departments were asked to study the recommendations and to respond accordingly.”

The various departments will provide a full briefing on the areas that were not approved.