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ECONOMY-FINANCE

R350 social distress grant to be continued?

They will continue to campaign for the unemployment benefit charity, after Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana said nothing about it. The news was revealed by Nathan Taylor of the organization, #PaytheGrants. Taylor said Godongwana had made it clear that economic growth would be the key to helping the poor, rather than saying that there would be a benefit for the unemployed.

  21 days ago ago
R350 social distress grant to be continued?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Good News This Friday Morning - SRD Covid Grant Of R 585 On The Cards ?

President Cyril Ramaphosa declared on Sunday, July 25, 2021, that the R350 Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant would be reintroduced until March 2022. Unemployed Caregivers who receive the Child Support Grant (CSG) on behalf of children have also been added to the grant's eligibility criteria.

  4 months ago ago
Good News This Friday Morning - SRD Covid Grant Of R 585 On The Cards ?

PARENTING

SASSA CHILD GRANT - R585 INCREASE | Children's Institute is calling for the grant to be increased

We've heard of the childrens grant not being sufficient to maintain a child through a month. Parents have been relieved to know that the child grant was increased amid the coronavirus pandemic. During this time. That money has helped alot of households enormously. Given the knowledge that alot of families.

  5 months ago ago
SASSA CHILD GRANT - R585 INCREASE | Children's Institute is calling for the grant to be increased

HEALTH

Good News | COVID-19 SRD GRANT | 'Reinstate social relief distress grant of R350' | Black Sash

Black Sash is surely an organisation for the people of South Africa. They have been rather vocal on several occasions when it comes to the rights of citizens in South Africa and often times their voices are heard. Black Sash had joined hands in arguing to Government that the need for an extension of the social relief distress grant of R350 is highly required.

  5 months ago ago
Good News | COVID-19 SRD GRANT | 'Reinstate social relief distress grant of R350' | Black Sash

ECONOMY-FINANCE

GOOD NEWS SASSA R350 SRD GRANT | Calls being made AGAIN for the grant to become extended

It's no doubt that the Social relief distress grant of R350 has helped alot of unfortunate people during the coronavirus pandemic. This has managed to put food on the table for millions across the country. Without this grant there is no way for people to get money to look after their families.

  4 months ago ago
GOOD NEWS SASSA R350 SRD GRANT | Calls being made AGAIN for the grant to become extended

SOCIETY

SASSA SRD GRANT | Payment should be R585 | So that everyone can eat | Black Sash Fights back

South African Unemployed citizens have been happy to hear that the Social relief distress grant will be reinstated. They were told that the R350 will be the fixed monthly amount given to them and that this amount could not be increased because alot more people will be benefitting from this grant.

  4 months ago ago
SASSA SRD GRANT | Payment should be R585 | So that everyone can eat | Black Sash Fights back

POLITICS

ANC Heavyweight Bathabile Ndlamini Will Be Prosecuted

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in Gauteng is going to prosecute former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini for her role in dealing with the Social Security Agency of SA scandal. She's going to be charged with perjury for lying under oath when she was giving a testimony at the enquiry, that was launched by the commission the constitutional Court.

  3 months ago ago
ANC Heavyweight Bathabile Ndlamini Will Be Prosecuted

SOCIETY

SASSA's R350 Grant: Here's Why There's a Delay in Applications

Since the announcement of the Social Relief of Distress grant by President Cyril Ramaphosa (R350). People's hopes have been raised, and they are eager to apply as soon as applications are made available. Unfortunately, SASSA has promised to keep people updated on the situation and when and how to apply.

  4 months ago ago
SASSA's R350 Grant: Here's Why There's a Delay in Applications

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Sassa's Ability To Deliver The Restored R350 Grant Has Been Questioned. People Are Worried.

The restoration of the R350 social relief of distress (SRD) award has been highly welcomed by civil society organizations, but the question now is whether the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) will be able to deliver adequately. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced last week that the grant would return and end in March 2022.

  4 months ago ago
Sassa's Ability To Deliver The Restored R350 Grant Has Been Questioned. People Are Worried.

SOCIETY

Campaigners point to serious flaws in system controlling the R350 SRD grant

"The pay the Grants campaign has demanded that Sassa and the Department of Social Development fix "Serious flaws" in their system which has resulted in potentially millions of people being denied the R350 SRD grant. Pay the grants co- ordinator Israel Nkuna said " they needed clarity about the information that the government departments were sharing with Sassa, information he said was clearly outdated or faulty".

  2 months ago ago
Campaigners point to serious flaws in system controlling the R350 SRD grant

ECONOMY-FINANCE

People Are Not Happy About How The R350 SASSA IS Being Distributed See Here

Information on the arrival of the R350 social help of misery (SRD) award has been generally invited by common society associations, yet the center has now moved to whether the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) will actually want to convey adequately. President Cyril Ramaphosa declared last week that the award would return and end in March 2022.

  4 months ago ago
People Are Not Happy About How The R350 SASSA IS Being Distributed See Here

CAREER-JOBS

Some bad news regarding the R350 Unemployment Grant

There is bad news regarding the R350 Unemployment Grant with was reportedly made known by Black Sash . This is after there were devastating findings that were shared after a study had been conducted by the civil society organization . THE FINDINGS THAT WERE MADE AFTER THE STUDY The findings that were made by Black Sash showed that there were worries over the application process for the R350 Unemployment Grant .

  4 months ago ago
Some bad news regarding the R350 Unemployment Grant

JUSTICE

Bathabile Dlamini to Appear in Court, see the Reason

Former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Regional Court, next month on a charge of perjury https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=4314993001955770&id=165736836881428 According to the eNCA news agency, Ms Dlamini was summoned to appear in court on September 21. It is alleged that this stemmed from a grant payment in the Constitutional Court, where she allegedly did not tell the truth.

  3 months ago ago
Bathabile Dlamini to Appear in Court, see the Reason

ECONOMY-FINANCE

SASSA Minister Lindiwe Zulu Says Termination of SRD Grant Will Cause Hunger

Social Development Lindiwe Zulu spoke out and Admitted that the Termination of the relief programmes which included the R350 Social Relief Grant will Cause an increase in Hunger, Political Stress and economic recovery slow down. This all Came after the EFF posed a Question about the Seizing of The SRD grand for Poor People.

  6 months ago ago
SASSA Minister Lindiwe Zulu Says Termination of SRD Grant Will Cause Hunger

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Problems With the R350 Social Relief Grant That Might Make it Hard for People to Receive it See Here

Black Sash said in a report that although disaster relief grants helped South Africa overcome hunger and poverty during the coronavirus pandemic, the application system has stalled due to a series of problems. The report "Social Protection in the Covid-19 Period: Lessons from Basic Income Subsidy" was submitted on Tuesday.

  4 months ago ago
Problems With the R350 Social Relief Grant That Might Make it Hard for People to Receive it See Here

JUSTICE

Social grants Saga: Bathabile Dlamini Appears before the Johannesburg District court for Perjury

Former Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, appeared before the Johannesburg District Court for perjury on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. The Center for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) confirmed in August that Dlamini is being prosecuted by the Constitutional Court in 2017 for perjury in connection with the 2016 welfare crisis.

  2 months ago ago
Social grants Saga: Bathabile Dlamini Appears before the Johannesburg District court for Perjury

CAREER-JOBS

A great job that was done by SASSA for its beneficiaries

In order to help reduce the need for the members of the public to physically go to the SASSA offices , SASSA did a great job by launching a new online booking portal from which the applicants can get to have assessments and find out if they qualify for the disability grants.

  5 months ago ago
A great job that was done by SASSA for its beneficiaries

SOCIETY

Has SASSA bitten off more than they can CHEW - CONCERNS OVER NEW SRD

Civil society organizations have reacted positively to the reinstatement of the R350 social relief of distress (SRD) grant, but the question now is whether the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) will be able to deliver on its promises. Last Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa stated that the grant would be renewed and will conclude in March 2022.

  4 months ago ago
Has SASSA bitten off more than they can CHEW - CONCERNS OVER NEW SRD

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Sensitive Information Linked To SASSA Has Been Revealed To The Public

Information on the arrival of the R350 social alleviation of misery (SRD) award has been generally invited by common society associations, however the center has now moved to whether the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) will actually want to convey adequately. President Cyril Ramaphosa reported last week that the award would return and end in March 2022.

  4 months ago ago
Sensitive Information Linked To SASSA Has Been Revealed To The Public

JUSTICE

OPINION: Bathabile Dlamini To Be Prosecuted For Perjury Three Years After Alleged Offence

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in Gauteng has taken a choice to arraign previous social improvement serve Bathabile Dlamini for her supposed job in managing the Social Security Agency of SA (Sassa) disaster in 2017. She is set to be charged for prevarication three years after purportedly giving bogus proof during her declaration having sworn to tell the truth at a request initiated by the Constitutional Court in 2018.

  3 months ago ago
OPINION: Bathabile Dlamini To Be Prosecuted For Perjury Three Years After Alleged Offence