#HandsOffOurGrants in the Media

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Where to get your grant after 1 April

"As part of its agreement with the post office to pay social grants next year, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has already begun encouraging beneficiaries to get their money through electronic payments. Last week, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng ordered SASSA and Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini to examine the feasibility of paying social grants through the banking system. This follows recommendations by the Panel of Experts set up by the court to monitor changes to the grant payment system when the current contract expires."

Read More: https://www.groundup.org.za/article/sassa-negotiating-banks-low-cost-accounts-grant-beneficiaries/

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