An expert has also welcomed the plan, describing it as a ‘positive development’.
‘We are pleased that the silence about farm attacks and murders has finally been broken,’ says Bennie van Zyl, General Manager of TLU SA.
The group attacked the Van Rooyen family on April 19, 2016 at their farm in Gluckstadt near Vryheid, and two people were murdered.
David Makhura says the provincial police commissioner assured that specialised units were being established to fight these crimes.
The Freedom Front plus leader offered to invite the president to a farm murder victim’s funeral.