CORRECTION: SA pays out 17.2 million social welfare grants to 10.6 million beneficiaries

Daily news reports document┬áthe uncertainty over whether South Africa’s social welfare grants will be paid come April. The reason is that the South African Social Security Agency‘s contract with its grant distributor ends on 31 March. In previous fact-checks on the topic of social grants, we have reported the number of beneficiaries incorrectly. At last … Continue reading CORRECTION: SA pays out 17.2 million social welfare grants to 10.6 million beneficiaries