Zimbabwe agrees to pay $3.5 billion compensation to white farmersChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 30, 2020
Zimbabwe agreed to pay $3.5 billion in compensation to white farmers whose land was expropriated by the government to resettle black families, moving a step closer to resolving one the most divisive policies of the Robert Mugabe era.
Era Zimbabwe white farmers compensation
Details of how much money each farmer, or their descendants, given the time elapsed since the farms were seized, was likely to get were not yet clear, but the government has said it would prioritise the elderly when making the settlements. ■