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Three things happening in SA agriculture today, 27 November 2020

Tune in to a webinar on accelerating food growth in Africa, be present in the Emakhazeni Local Municipality as Land Claims Commission allocates land stands Madala Land claimants and don't forget the Rural safety Imbizo taking place in Giyani Limpopo tomorrow

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On Mzansi’s agriculture agenda today we will head to a webinar that aims to accelerate food growth in Africa in 2021.

This is followed by an event that will allocate land stands to claimants in the Emakhazeni Local municipality in Belfast, Mpumalanga this morning at 08:00.

Finally, a heads-up for the rural safety Imbizo in Giyani, Limpopo, tomorrow. It will see the deputy ministers of the police and transport, along with senior provincial and national SAPS officers, engage the rural community and respond to their security needs.

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The Food Africa Accelerator Virtual Demo Day

You are invited to join the Food Africa Accelerator Virtual Demo Day this afternoon at 15:00.

The demo day will be hosted by Make-IT in Africa, GIZ, iBizAfrica and Pangea Accelerator.

During this highly interactive two-hour session businesses from the program will exhibit and pitch before an investor panel to gauge their investor readiness as they kick off potential investment conversations with program investors.

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This being an important milestone for the businesses and program, it will also provide an opportunity for key players in the agriculture industry including company founders, venture capitalists, investors and industry partners, to network and engage.

You can accept the invite my clicking on this Zoom invite.

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Land Claims Commission allocates land stands in Mpumalanga

The Emakhazeni Local Municipality together with Mpumalanga Regional Land Claims Commission will be allocating stands to the Madala Land claimants in Emakhazeni this morning at 08:00.

The claimants had opted for land instead of financial compensation. There are 21 households that are set to benefit from the agreement that has entered between the Land Claims Commission and the localmMunicipality.

If you want to be present in this ceremony the stands will be allocated at the Madala Old Location in Belfast in Mpumalanga.

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Rural safety Imbizo

The deputy minister of police, Cassel Mathale, together with the deputy minister of transport, Dikeledi Magadzi, will be leading a ministerial rural safety Imbizo in Giyani, Limpopo tomorrow at 10:00.

The community engagement will see the deputy ministers along with senior provincial and national SAPS officers, engage the rural community and respond to their security needs.

The event will take place at the Giyani Stadium, in the Giyani Local Municipality in the Mopani District until 13:30.

  • Do you have an upcoming event that should be on Food For Mzansi’s watchlist? Drop us an email to diary@foodformzansi.co.za and we’ll do our best to include it in this weekday feature.
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Sinesipho Tom
Sinesipho Tom
Sinesipho Tom is an audience engagement journalist at Food for Mzansi. Before joining the team, she worked in financial and business news at Media24. She has an appetite for news reporting and has written articles for Business Insider, Fin24 and Parent 24. If you could describe Sinesipho in a sentence you would say that she is a small-town girl with big, big dreams.
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