16m South Africans on Social Grants

Just under 16 million South Africans receive some form of social security grant from government last year, says Dlamini

The Department of Social Development says just under 16 million South Africans are receiving some form of social security grant from government last year.
 
In response to a parliamentary question, Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini, pointed out that this cost government more than R109 billion during 2013/14.
 
According to the department, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) provides grants including old age, war veterans, disability, grant-in-aid, care dependency, foster care, and child support.
 
To read the article titled, “16m social grants cost R109bn – minister,” click here.

Source: 
The Citizen

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