BLF occupies vacant house: "Land is ours and everything in it"

BLF occupies vacant house: "Land is ours and everything in it"

The Black First Land First (BLF) party took to Twitter to share snaps of the new house they occupied.

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On Sunday, the BLF shared a photo on social media of house they moved into because it was empty. learned the property is situated in Brooklyn, Pretoria.

Andile Mngxitama's party captioned the post, "#OurHomeland or death, we will win. BLF occupying the Brooklyn house, since nobody stays there. Land is ours and everything in it. Land or death."

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The post left South Africans with mixed feelings. The BLF's supporters praised their actions and some even asked the party to help them get homes.

Social media user @VpZitha quoted the bible, writing: "Mathew 11:12. If you don't use force, it's impossible to enter the Kingdom of God. So, I guess you are doing fine."
Another tweep, @ndou_vhonani, commented: "@CityTshwane has build houses and flats in mamelodi by Solomon mahlangu drive and no one's staying there and we living in shaks, those are our houses and @MYANC should not even think about telling us that those houses are for ppl who applied in 1994."

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Other social media users condemned the unlawful occupation of property.

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