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Inquisitors bury evasive Bathabile Dlamini under a document avalanche
Inquisitors bury evasive Bathabile Dlamini under a document avalanche
Social development minister Bathabile Dlamini on Tuesday faced a barrage of documents that seemed to show that she was lying — but resolutely...
Sassa debacle inquiry: Judge tells Dlamini to stop dodging questions
Sassa debacle inquiry: Judge tells Dlamini to stop dodging questions
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini evaded questions during cross-examination on Tuesday.
ConCourt wants Sassa to explain alternative grants payment scheme
ConCourt wants Sassa to explain alternative grants payment scheme
The Constitutional Court has asked the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) to...
Sassa: Tender for new service provider expected from July
Sassa: Tender for new service provider expected from July
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) is expecting to conduct a competitive bidding process for a new service provider from July, a...
Could the chief justice theft have anything to do with Ntlemeza, Dlamini defeats?
Could the chief justice theft have anything to do with Ntlemeza, Dlamini defeats?
In a democracy, it is not every day that two ministers of state are harshly but fairly criticised by the courts and, within 24 hours, 15 computers...
Concourt savages Teflon Dlamini in grants ruling
Concourt savages Teflon Dlamini in grants ruling
Social development minister Bathabile Dlamini on Friday offered her first apology for the social grants crisis she created, as the ANC almost...
Social grants crisis tests the powers of Constitutional Court
Social grants crisis tests the powers of Constitutional Court
The Constitutional Court is once again being asked to deal with a highly politically charged matter that affects South Africa's government. The last time was over the question of President Jacob Zuma’s failure to repay state money spent on his personal...
Bathabile Dlamini, Sassa acting CEO file late affidavits to Concourt
Bathabile Dlamini, Sassa acting CEO file late affidavits to Concourt
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini filed a late affidavit to the Constitutional Court, confirming her attorney’s explanation of why...
Sassa fails to meet Constitutional Court deadline
Sassa fails to meet Constitutional Court deadline
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) on Monday said the public protector and auditor general should monitor the process in the coming...
Does Sassa need the Concourt's approval to initiate its CPS deal?
Does Sassa need the Concourt's approval to initiate its CPS deal?
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has announced that the contract it is pursuing with Cash Paymaster Service (CPS) to pay grants...
Latest: Sassa summoned to appear before ConCourt on March 15
Latest: Sassa summoned to appear before ConCourt on March 15
Read the directions from the Constitutional Court in the Sassa/Black Sash matter.
Insurance groups fight bid to halt social grant deductions
Insurance groups fight bid to halt social grant deductions
If two companies have their way, people who receive social grants could see deductions for funeral policies, airtime and electricity bills cut into...

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