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Farm invasions rock Zimbabwe again
People say the conventional thinking here by ZANU-PF supporters is that it is better to invade farms now, for if the new cabinet is formed, the door to invading farms will be shut.

People say the conventional thinking here by ZANU-PF supporters is that it is better to invade farms now, for if the new cabinet is formed, the door to invading farms will be shut.

And so, since the signing of the GNU deal September 15, there has been a spike in the number of farms being invaded.

In Zimbabwe, invading farms is increasingly becoming a lifestyle, where one invades a farm, loot its assets and move on to the next farm, a commercial farmer battling against farm invaders said in Mashonaland East Province.

"Invading farms is not an art, a tradition that is being passed from one generation to the next," the tobacco farmer said.


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