Tag: Land Grabs

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

AfriBusiness has condemned Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s threats to embark on fresh land grabs targeting the remaining 73 white commercial farmers in Mashonaland East, with him saying they must give the land to youth. Mugabe over the weekend said that the remaining white commercial farmers in the country should be […]

Evictions, beatings at Mugabe-Linked Farm

Evictions, beatings at Mugabe-Linked Farm

The police affirmed in a court filing that the Arnolds Farm in Mazowe, Mashonaland Central province, which the families have occupied since 2000, is owned by the president’s family. Human Rights Watch could not independently verify the farm ownership. On March 17, 2017, about 100 anti-riot police began demolishing homes […]