Media Statements

Title Created Date
IMC report on fixing social grant crisis lacks significant details 22 November 2017
Auditor-General and Panel of Experts second report to Constitutional Court 20 November 2017
INDEPENDENT REPORT DISPUTES CASH PAYMASTER SERVICES DISCLOSED FULL EXTENT OF PROFIT 19 November 2017
IMC urged to fast-track SASSA, SAPO deal 08 November 2017
Constitutional Court orders SASSA to reveal social grants payment plan 07 November 2017
Only 99 days left to avoid another national catastrophe in the social grants system 02 November 2017
South African NGOs question IFC’s investment into Net1 07 September 2017
CALS and Black Sash Welcome Concourt Order on Social Grant Inquiry 04 August 2017
Constitutional Court's Order re Section 38 Inquiry 04 August 2017
Black Sash and CALS seek to appeal ruling on social grant deductions 25 July 2017
Worrying trend of senior government officials being intimidated 19 July 2017
Sygnia launches new money market unit trust that donate management fees to non-partisan civil society organisations fighting corruption - 23 June 2017 22 June 2017
Leave to appeal social grant deductions case refused 20 June 2017
Mary Burton named Patron of the Black Sash 19 June 2017
Latest judgment in social grants case 15 June 2017
The Black Sash condemns the scandalous profiteering by Cash Paymaster Services 01 June 2017
Black Sash Media Release: Resignation of Serge Belamant 25 May 2017
Black Sash Media Statement: "a hollow victory for Net 1 and its subsidiaries" 10 May 2017
Black Sash Media Alert - Judgement in court cases to be handed down at 10am, 9 May 2017 08 May 2017
Statement from Trustees of the Black Sash 07 May 2017
Black Sash Media Release: A crisis has been averted, but there is still a journey ahead... 17 March 2017
Three weeks left before the SASSA grants payment deadline 06 March 2017
Media Release: Black Sash takes SASSA to court over grants 28 February 2017
Media release: Who is ultimately responsible for holding the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) accountable? 02 February 2017
Black Sash Media Release: SASSA and DSD finally reveal grant payment in-sourcing progress 01 December 2016