WATCH | Winter queues and Covid grants: 'We are hungry and sleep here every day'

  • During the first stages of the lockdown, people in Khayelitsha queued for Sassa grants through the night - just to be turned away the next morning.
  • Then they were told to make appointments. But that did not work either.
  • People are still lining up outside the Sassa building and they run out of food, share blankets and huddle together to brace against the cold while they wait.

This video was produced by the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism in partnership with Eh!Woza. Sign up for Bhekisisa's newsletter. Visit Eh!Woza's website.

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