WATCH: Didiza gives update on release of state land

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JOHANNESBURG - Agriculture and Land Minister Thoko Didiza will give an update on government's plans to release state land.

Didiza will announce the criteria and processes for members of the public to acquire available land.

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Last year, it was announced that the government will distribute more than two million hectares for agricultural purposes.

Deputy President David Mabuza said priority would be given to young people and women wanting to enter the farming sector.

Parliament has also adopted a report recommending that Section 25 of the Constitution be amended to allow expropriation of land without compensation.

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