#HandsOffOurGrants in the Media


SassaGate Reloaded: Three steps towards payments for social grants revealed by Post Office and Sassa

"A three-phase hybrid model of payments for social grants between the South African Post Office and Sassa announced on Sunday will hopefully make it harder for private corporate interests and a connected political coterie to benefit from one of government’s largest programmes – the R10-BILLION monthly payout of social grants. The “landmark” agreement could only be reached by cauterising the influence of Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, and Sassa officials. There were many casualties along the way."

Read more: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2017-12-12-sassagate-reloaded-three-steps-towards-payments-for-social-grants-revealed-by-post-office-and-sassa/#.WjFFRlWWa1t