The Al Jama-ah party says it will implement expropriation of land without compensation if it wins control of the City of Cape Town in the upcoming Local Government Elections.

Party leader Ganief Hendricks was speaking to the SABC in a series of interviews the public broadcaster is holding on election manifestos.

Hendricks has made it clear that he does not want a coalition, but to co-govern and be given the mayoral chain.

He says Cape Town is the ideal place to start expropriating state land without compensation.

Hendricks says, “We feel that Cape Town is the ideal place to start expropriating state land without compensation at the same time white land in white areas which belong to the state via municipalities. It is not a pipe dream, we have done the numbers, we spoke to experts and they have told us that there is enough.”

Hendricks had a one-on-one with SABC News politics editor Mzwandile Mbeje: