Lindiwe Zulu, South Africa's Minister of Social Development, stated her agency needed to hire an additional 15,000 social workers in order to provide comprehensive care to people who benefited from government programs. After DA MP Gizella Opperman pointed out that the department only had 17,000 social workers and that more were needed to implement the Children's Act, Zulu made the revelation in response to her questioning in parliament.
Seven years after dubious contracts were put into, the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) is still battling to resolve irregular spending cases totaling more than R1 billion. Gizella Opperman of the Democratic Alliance questioned Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu on why it had taken more than seven years to conclude investigations into Sassa's R1.2 billion in irregular expenditure by the end of the 2019-2020 financial year, which was largely due to contracts dating back to 2014.
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma left exposed when DA MP Gizella Opperman questioned her decisions on lockdown
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma runs the risk of being listed as a leader who is not credible, her leadership ability is under the microscopic lens of bystanders and government observers. Concerns are rising on the grounds why the ban on tobacco products exists and why alcohol sales are allowed under level 3 lockdown. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma exposed and left out to fight to validate her reasoning and leadership capacity why she has made certain decisions based on lockdown regulations. To make matters worse, she is
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) is still trying to recover R380 million from Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) as a result of its dealings with the company. In response to a written parliamentary question, Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu revealed that Sassa was attempting to recoup the funds from CPS.
The Minister of Social Development , Lindiwe Zulu is reported to have made some remarks regarding the R350 Unemployment Grant funds that were fraudulently siphoned by unqualifyng beneficiaries. She made it clear that those who may have fraudulently benefited from the R350 Unemployment Grant will have their day when the long arm of justices catches up with them.