Sassa: Tender for new service provider expected from July

2017-06-19 14:29

The South African Social Security Agency is expecting to conduct a competitive bidding process for a new service provider from July, a Parliamentary reply has revealed.

Reports on Dlamini part of a 'smear campaign' - ANCWL

2017-06-15 21:03

Reports about whether Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini should be held personally liable for legal costs in the social grants payment debacle are a "political smear campaign", the ANCWL has said.

Bathabile to pay or not to pay for Sassa - CPS saga – ConCourt to rule

2017-06-15 08:52

Should Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini be held personally liable for the legal costs incurred in the social grants matter at the Constitutional Court in March?

Sassa: Post Office a step closer to assisting with social grants scheme

2017-05-31 21:44

The South African Social Security Agency says a good presentation recently made by the South African Post Office has moved them a step closer to assist with the social grants scheme.

WATCH: Ministers make several promises to Elsies River residents

President Jacob Zuma revisited the Elsies River community in Cape Town on Tuesday as part of a crime-fighting imbizo, in the wake of three-year-old Courtney Pieters' brutal murder. Other Government ministers also pledged to help the community. Watch.

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From Dlamini 'gifting' 2019 to opposition to DA 'dreaming' - MPs spar

2017-05-25 23:06

A rowdy and feisty debate on the Department of Social Development's budget saw Minister Bathabile Dlamini's competence take centre stage.

Materialistic children blind to signs of abuse - Dlamini

2017-05-19 22:47

South Africa’s materialistic children are unable to see when they are being abused, Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has said at the funeral of Karabo Mokoena.

'Men, this must come to an end' - Bathabile Dlamini at Karabo Mokoena's funeral

2017-05-19 11:06

ANC Women’s League president Bathabile Dlamini says the death of Karabo Mokoena must be seen as a lesson, and that the killing of women must come to an end.

We don't know how Dlamini got her R6bn figure - Sassa CEO

2017-05-16 12:23

Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza has told MPs that he does not know where Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini got the suggested R6bn figure for the costs of the social grants takeover.

Scopa, Sassa to discuss social grants contract

2017-05-16 04:53

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts is expected to meet Sassa officials to discuss the extended contract with Cash Paymaster Services.


Sworn affidavits will take centre stage in Dlamini/Sassa probe

2017-06-15 22:19

Affidavits containing counter allegations between Bathabile Dlamini, her former DG and the Sassa CEO will be at the centre of a probe ordered by the Constitutional Court to determine whether she should be held liable for the social grants debacle.

ConCourt orders investigation into Bathabile's liability for social grants case

2017-06-15 10:46

The Constitutional Court has ordered that there be further investigation into Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini's personally held liability for the social grants matter.

ConCourt to rule if Bathabile must pay for Sassa-CPS case

2017-06-13 20:14

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will find out this week whether she will be held personally liable for legal costs for the social grants matter heard at the Constitutional Court.

Parliament should summon CPS - Dlamini

2017-05-31 13:35

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini suggested Parliament call in Cash Paymaster Services if they have questions about the company's recent R1bn profit posting.

Ministers ask Public Protector to investigate Treasury and banking sector

2017-05-30 16:47

The Office of the Public Protector has confirmed that several ministers have written a letter requesting that she investigate the conduct, collision and corruption at National Treasury and other financial institutions.

Dlamini applied to keep 6 bottles of wine, iPhone and a cow - Zuma

2017-05-22 22:28

Six bottles of red wine, a cellphone and three-year-old Bonsmara cow are among things Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini applied to keep.

'Men who are not trash must stand up!' - Dlamini at Karabo's funeral

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini called on everyone to stand up against abuse. Watch

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Dlamini, Magwaza and what to do about Sassa

2017-05-18 10:13

With ten months left for Sassa to phase out CPS, can we please get the minister and its CEO on the same page for how they are handling this transition, asks Paul Herman.

ANCWL visits Karabo Mokoena's family

2017-05-16 11:15

Grief and sorrow filled the air in the warm Mokoena household as the ANC Women's League (ANCWL), led by President Bathabile Dlamini, visited the home of Karabo Mokoena in Diepkloof, Soweto, singing church and struggle songs.

While Sassa needs more money, Dlamini buys two new luxury cars

2017-05-11 16:30

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has spent just over R2m on two new luxury ministerial cars in the last financial year, a parliamentary reply has revealed.

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