Protecting the farmers.

Author:Mabaia, Frederick
Position:Readers' views - Letter to the editor

As an ordinary black South African I have for the past 10 years struggled to understand the problem of Zimbabwe and where it came from. I have always looked to our government to guide us on this matter but they chose to keep quiet.

On many occasions I have heard President Robert Mugabe alleging that there are white farmers who own more than 14 farms. One white farmer owned 14 farms.

So in South Africa today there is a white farmer, Crawford van Abo, who has taken the government to court, on the basis he lost 14 farms in Zimbabwe and the government failed...

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