Monday, June 1, 2009

The land that belongs to no one

You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one

- Rousseau

(DM)The issue as to whether the government should go ahead and devolve land powers to the provinces as per the Provincial Councils Act is making rounds these days for two reasons.

Firstly there is an attempt by a handful of government ministers to insist that the provincial councils should wrest the control of land powers given to them by the Constitution. Full text