Vote on 1700 Zimbabwe farms

10 February 2000

Vote on 1700 Zimbabwe farms

ZIMBABWE holds a referendum at the weekend (12-13 February) which will decide the fate of 1700 mostly white-owned farms.

The farms have been selected for compulsory purchase under the governments land resettlement programme.

The government has said that only land that was under-utilised or run by absentee landlords had been selected.

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