SA court postpones ruling on objection to Amazon HQ on 'sacred land'

2022-01-22 09:45:00 AM

SA court postpones ruling on objection to Amazon HQ on 'sacred land'

SA court postpones ruling on objection to Amazon HQ on 'sacred land'

A court on Friday postponed a ruling on a lawsuit from descendants of South Africa's earliest inhabitants, the Khoi and San, to try to halt construction of Amazon's new Africa headquarters.

Shafiek Tassiem and Wendell Roelf-22 January 2022 - 08:36The 70,000 square metre development in Cape Town includes plans for a hotel, retail offices and homes. File photo.Image:Pascal Rossignol/ReutersA South African court on Friday postponed a ruling on a lawsuit from descendants of SA's earliest inhabitants, the Khoi and San, to try to halt construction of Amazon's new Africa headquarters on what they say is sacred land.

The 70,000 square metre development in Cape Town includes plans for a hotel, retail offices and homes, and with Amazon — which employs thousands of people in data hubs in the city — its main tenant. But it has faced a backlash from Khoi and San community leaders, who say they represent the majority of their people.

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