Tag: property

Op-Ed: The unique risks facing African cities

Sarah Colenbrander | University of Leeds Cities in sub-Saharan Africa are growing fast. Nigeria alone is projected to add 212 million urban dwellers by 2050, equivalent to the current population of Germany, France and...

Tanzanian polygamist’s puzzle: how to stop six wives warring over 500 acres?

With six wives, 16 children, 60 grandchildren and 500 acres of land, 80-year-old Tanzanian traditional healer Kuzenza Magoso worries his descendants could start fighting over his estate when he dies.

Discover game changers in Africa’s property world on CNBC Africa’s "A Place In Africa"

A Place in Africa creates a platform for investors to navigate property investment on the continent by showcasing new, existing and upcoming

Op-Ed: Time to change S.A's apartheid townships

"With the new Expropriation Act, our ostensibly ‘post-Apartheid’ government is now itself enjoying the ideological fruits of colonialism."

S.A – Fine line in dealing with land disputes and illegal occupation

The right to be protected from arbitrary eviction is upheld by the Prevention of Illegal Eviction and Unlawful Occupation of Land Act.

Gauteng to sell all residential properties owned by government

Thirty one properties will be disposed of at the first online auction to take place towards the end of October 2016.