HC Deb 16 October 1908 vol 194 c606

The British South Africa Company and the Transvaal Government.

MR. SLOAN (Belfast, S.)

To ask the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies if the British South Africa Chartered Company are in negotiation with the Transvaal Government with the view of the latter buying the rights of the British South Africa Chartered Company; and, if so, is it with the sanction of His Majesty's Government.

(Answered by Colonel Seedy.) No, Sir; I am not aware of any such negotiation.