CPS rejects report questioning Sassa millions

2017-11-19 15:47

It appears that Net1 subsidiary Cash Paymaster Services underestimated the pre-tax profits relating to the Sassa contract by between R214.2m and R614.4m, states an independent report.

#News24 ICYMI: Another missed Sassa deadline; Mugabe given an ultimatum and Miss Caroline not slamming the brakes on driving lessons

2017-11-17 17:58

Severe weather conditions shut SA and Lesotho border; Zimbabweans remain hopeful and the Springboks go into Saturday's Test against France in Paris having not played in the country since 2013.

Sassa mayhem: Govt officials hell-bent on CPS to dish out grants, says Nzimande

2017-11-12 20:53

Without mentioning any names, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande claims there are people in government fighting tooth and nail to keep social grants in the hands of Cash Paymaster Services.

#News24 ICYMI: ConCourt gives Sassa 4 weeks to deliver grants plan; Miss SA heads to USA for Miss Universe pageant; and Pressure piles on Boks

2017-11-10 18:15

New book out on President Jacob Zuma’s catastrophic misrule, Sassa has 4 weeks to deliver a full grants plan, the government is still struggling to eradicate the bucket system and more Life Esidimeni revelations.

Sassa should not have disqualified Post Office - Treasury letter

2017-11-08 15:35

A letter by National Treasury to acting Sassa CEO Pearl Bengu says the agency should not have disqualified the South African Post Office from three possible services in the social grants scheme.

'We will take you to court' - EFF warns Dlamini

2017-11-07 19:26

The EFF has warned Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini that they will take her to court if she attempts to "bring in her friends" to resolve the social grants deadlock.

Zuma: If I fire Dlamini, who will deliver court-ordered grants scheme?

2017-11-02 20:55

President Jacob Zuma says he cannot fire Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini as she is responsible for delivering a new social grants scheme as ordered by the Constitutional Court.

'Black Monday' vs 'Black Label' - Dlamini and MPs exchange barbs

2017-11-01 20:24

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and various opposition MPs have exchanged some heated and humorous jibes in Parliament during a question session.

#News24 ICYMI: SA favoured for 2023 RWC; Nene-gate details emerge and see what Mzansi is binge-watching

2017-10-31 18:15

Henri van Breda takes to the stand in his murder trial, a video of a brave woman shows her fighting off hijackers with their own crowbar and we reflect on retiring IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi's role in politics.

Sassa, Post Office agree to 'sit through the night' to thrash out deal

2017-10-31 13:11

The South African Social Security Agency and the South African Post Office will "sit through the night" to thrash out a deal for the social grants scheme before Wednesday evening, MPs have heard.


Did CPS lie about its social grant profits?

2017-11-19 06:07

New report raises a red flag over ambiguities in the company’s financial revenue statement from the five-year contract that ended in March.

Still no Post Office, Sassa grants deal despite govt deadline

2017-11-17 15:33

The South African Post Office will likely have to wait until next week before an official agreement to assist with the state's social grants scheme can be reached with Sassa .

Treasury review slams Sassa

2017-11-12 06:01

A deal to ensure that poor South Africans receive their social grants is set to be signed by Friday.

ConCourt gives Sassa 4 weeks to deliver full grants plan

2017-11-10 15:10

The Constitutional Court has this week delivered a number of new directives to the SA Social Security Agency as the clock keeps ticking in the pending social grants scheme takeover.

Sassa, Post Office agreement date pushed back again

2017-11-08 10:37

The striking of the elusive deal between the South African Social Security Agency and the South African Post Office has been pushed back yet again, to November 17.

Sassa’s time is running out

2017-11-05 06:00

Agency keeps missing deadlines as it fails to decide who will disburse social welfare grants to millions in SA.

5 months to go and SA no closer to Sassa grants solution

2017-11-01 22:32

Seven months after the Constitutional Court told Sassa and the social development department to find a new service provider for the distribution of grants, role playes are still no closer to an agreement.

Treasury to review Sassa, Post Office deal points – Dlamini

2017-11-01 17:14

National Treasury has agreed to review the talks leading up to the stalled deal between the South African Social Security Agency and the South African Post Office, MPs have heard.

Dlamini says 'patriarchy' is the reason MPs don't buy her Sassa story

2017-10-31 17:14

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says "patriarchy" is the reason MPs don't believe her side of the story in the deadlock to sign a deal with the South African Post Office.

WATCH: Bathabile Dlamini, Sassa and the Post Office appear before Scopa

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will on Tuesday appear before the Standing Committee on Public Accounts and Portfolio Committee on Social Development, along with Sassa and the South African Post Office on grant payments.

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