ARTICLES RELATING TO GRANTS CRISIS

Equal Education confronts Allan Gray over social grant deductions

2017-04-20 11:48

Equal Education (EE) says research done by investment group Allan Gray has confirmed allegations that Net1, the company which pays social grants through its subsidiary Cash Paymaster Services, is making unauthorised deductions from these grants.

2.6 million beneficiaries receive grants on April 1

2017-04-01 15:25

Government says that 2.6 million South Africans had received their social grants through ATMs and merchants.

Zuma to lead social security team looking at grants

2017-03-18 18:57

President Jacob Zuma on Saturday announced that he will lead the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on social security, which is focusing on grant reforms.

 

Military veterans up in arms over Sassa wages

2017-04-16 06:01

In the same week in which former social development director-general Zane Dangor disputed Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini’s explanations about why she should not be held liable for the grants payment crisis.

Grants available at merchants, ATMs from Saturday - govt

2017-04-01 09:23

The South African government says grant beneficiaries can start collecting their April grants from merchants and ATMs on Saturday.

We can save the grants payment crisis, Post Office says

2017-03-15 07:43

The South African Post Office has officially joined the scramble to replace CPS as the country's social grants distributor amid an ongoing crisis over the payment of beneficiaries.

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