#HandsOffOurGrants in the Media


Dlamini didn’t tell Con Court of social grants crisis because “there was a lot going on at the time”

'"Minister‚ do you understand that the failure of the department of not disclosing to the Constitutional Court that it may not meet the deadline creates an impression that SASSA was deceiving the court?" asked Dangor's counsel‚ Vincent Maleka SC. Dlamini told him that she was only made aware that the deadline might be missed in October 2016. The Black Sash Trust ultimately went to the Con Court to inform it that SASSA was facing a crisis – and Maleka questioned Dlamini on why she had failed to do so before the NGO did.'

Read More: https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2018-01-26-dlamini-didnt-tell-con-court-of-social-grants-crisis-because-there-was-a-lot-going-on-at-the-time/