While the Western world is watching what the ANC president, Cyril Ramaphosa, is going to do with regards to the land-grabbing program, it becomes clearer that he has a clever approach towards to upcoming election.
Political analysts point out that the president suddenly no longer focus on the country’s well-developed farms as a target in his quest.
There is apparently one explanation for this, that is the fear that the country will go without food and scare away the foreign investors.
Now, state land, and unutilized land is becoming the object and it will only become prominent among people’s attention after the election.
The land distribution program came because of two elements that threatened the ANC. Firstly, the Malema radicals have instigated illegal land grab action that impressed many black voters, and secondly, the ANC had to get something new to retain its voters, a political analyst told The Vryburger.
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