Social Grant Fiasco Should Never Happen Again – Sassa CEO

Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu and Sassa acting CEO Abraham Mahlangu said dodgy deals will be exposed. PICTURE: Lindile Mbontsi

JOHANNESBURG: Thousands of social grant beneficiaries could not access their funds in July, following the switch to a new payment system. The acting chief executive of the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa), Abraham Mahlangu has promised that steps […]

Sassa Duck and Dive Over Social Grant Payments


The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) has said it was concerned about the South African Social Security Agency’s (Sassa) readiness in appointing a new service provider to distribute social grants by 2018. This followed […]