Tag: Land Grabs

Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by ‘thugs’ wielding AK47s… as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise

Padlocked and deserted: The family farm seized by black British GP is now under armed guard by ‘thugs’ wielding AK47s… as 7,500 miles away its new owner refuses to apologise

The wealthy black British GP who seized a tobacco farm from a white Zimbabwean family today refused to apologise to them – as the plantation he has taken over stood deserted under lock and key, guarded by thugs carrying AK-47s. Dr Sylvester Nyatsuro would not answer questions surrounding the controversial […]

Zimbabwe family lose farm to a UK doctor

Zimbabwe family lose farm to a UK doctor

A white Zimbabwean farming family gave up their struggle to hold on to their land yesterday after armed paramilitary police drove them out to make way for a black doctor who lives in Britain. “It’s all over,” said Barry Rankin, 33, after police trucks emptied his parents’ home of all […]

‘White farmers should be compensated’

‘White farmers should be compensated’

GOVERNMENT must prioritise the compensation of white former commercial farmers for improvements they made on land it acquired during the ad hoc and often chaotic land reform programme which started in 2000, a Zanu PF MP has said. Contributing to a motion on the Finance Bill in Parliament on Wednesday, Zanu […]