Land expropriation: A long and lengthy process

File: Most settled land claims on urban land have been for cash compensation. Video: eNCA

CAPE TOWN - Parliament now has until August to figure out how to amend current policies and make good on their promise to allow land expropriation without compensation.

Three-quarters of MPs have backed the measure, which has been a cause for both celebration and concern.

WATCH: MPs agree to EFF's motion on land expropriation, with amendments

Some question whether the vote is a matter of too little too late, as a number of land claimants have been waiting decades for their applications to be processed.

* eNCA reporter Pheladi Sethusa tracked down a family still waiting for a decision. Watch the full video report in the gallery above.


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