Sassa delays Covid-19 grant payment to millions for a month

Administrative burdens have prevented the agency from paying the March grants

Just less than 6-million poor people who rely on the R350 Covid-19 social relief grant for their survival will not get their March payment until the end of April because of delays experienced by the government agency that pays them...

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