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The former Minister of Social Development is back in court for her role in the grant payment crises.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) revealed that more than 90% of Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant recipients used their money to purchase food.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has reiterated that there is no fixed payout date for the R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant.
Last month it was announced that Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant recipients who did not claim their grants from the first cycle of payments will have the opportunity to collect their money.
Since the beginning of August 2021, more than 13 million people have applied for the special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress grant. More than 8.3 million grant applications were successful.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) received more than 14 million applications for the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) since applications were reopened in August this year.
It is estimated that the current unemployment rate in South Africa is above 34%. The expanded definition of unemployment which includes discouraged work seekers, stands at 44%.