The Cape Town Shutdown Movement has urged the Western Cape provincial government to make available spaces of land for people to build houses.
AmaZulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has warned people to be careful of those who he claims want to control their land.
The Land Reform Advisory Panel has recommended that the Ingonyama Trust Act be reviewed or possibly repealed.
Nedbank Group Economic Unit Senior Economist Nicky Weimer says land grabbing has a negative effect on the economy.
The desperate need for land, proper housing and basic services is leading to increased levels of tension, including protest action, in some parts of the country.