An inconvenient tribe


An inconvenient tribe

The amaMpondo fight the good fight against would-be exploiters of their green and pleasant, writes John GI Clarke.

When President Jacob Zuma accepted the determination of the Commission for Traditional Leadership in July 2010 – that the King of amaMpondo, Mpondombini Justice Sigcau, was not the rightful heir, it seemed to eliminate a troublesome obstacle to the government’s ambitions to award Wild Coast titanium mining rights to an Australian company and their BEE partner, Xolco.

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Submitted by : Helen Ross on 2012-12-03 14:43:17
Well done this is a great read.

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