91-year-old man fights for the return of his grandfather's land

22 July 2018 - 00:00 By AMIL UMRAW

The story of a 91-year-old man who has been waging a battle for 49 years - more than half his life - to claim his ancestral home in Rustenburg made for a compelling hearing in North West this week. Dressed smartly in a blue suit and black faux-fur hat, Galatlhwe Isaac Mogale, leaning on his cane, spoke earnestly and passionately about his last-ditch attempt to find help in securing a 345ha chunk of farmland that belonged to his grandfather so that he, now a grandfather himself, can leave behind ...

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