Growing anger over South Africa's stalled land reform

There are still tens of thousands of people waiting since the 1990s for land titles to be issued.

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    South Africa's ruling ANC party made a promise 22 years ago to give black people land owned by white farmers.

    But nearly 20,000 South Africans are still waiting for that promise to be fulfilled.

    Many claimants say the government lacks the political will to address the past injustice and push the land title holders to return the land they believe they are owed.

     

    Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.


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