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Safeguarding of Swazi areas Act 1910 (No. 39 of 1910).

Country/Territory
Eswatini
Document type
Legislation
Date
1910
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to make provision for the protection of the rights of the Swazi people to areas set apart under the Concessions Partition Act for the sole and exclusive use and occupation.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Vested rights/existing rights
Geographical area
Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Southern Africa
Entry into force notes
The Act commenced on 25 July 1910.
Abstract

No person other than a Swazi shall, without the written permission of the Ngwenyama, (a) use or occupy any portion of a Swazi area or allow any cattle or sheep to graze upon any Swazi area or burn grass, or (b) hunt any game. Any person who contravenes said provisions shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to a fine and in default of payment thereof to imprisonment according to the provisions of section 5 of the Act.

Full text
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