South African Social Security Agency (SASSA)

 
More than 1.8m grant beneficiaries migrated to new Sassa card
More than 1.8m grant beneficiaries migrated to new Sassa card
More than 1.8-million social grants beneficiaries have been migrated to the new gold SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) card, the Inter-Ministerial...
Post office wage talks deadlocked
Post office wage talks deadlocked
Wage negotiations between the South African Post Office (Sapo) and unions remain deadlocked as strike action across the country continues.
Post Office strike halts payment to grant beneficiaries
Post Office strike halts payment to grant beneficiaries
Thousands of workers at the South African Post Office and Telkom downed tools on July 6 to demand higher wages. They are affiliated to the...
Editorial: Sassa’s misstep is beyond apology
Editorial: Sassa’s misstep is beyond apology
Having to rely on others can be a humbling, even necessary experience for many. From a simple “hold the door please” to having your neighbour...
Sassa urges patience, assures grants will be paid despite difficulties
Sassa urges patience, assures grants will be paid despite difficulties
Social grant beneficiaries who draw their money at ATMs might have to wait a little longer to access it.
Striking PSA workers taken to labour court
Striking PSA workers taken to labour court
The government is taking the Public Servants Association (PSA) to the labour court over strike at South African Social Security Agency (Sassa)...
Sassa strike will ‘cripple’ operations – PSA
Sassa strike will ‘cripple’ operations – PSA
The Public Servants Association (PSA) says it will shut down South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) offices on Monday, after Minister of...
Majority of unions sign public sector wage agreement
Majority of unions sign public sector wage agreement
A majority of trade unions have signed the public sector wage agreement, the Public Service Coordinating Bargaining Council (PSCBC) said on...
Sassa strike won’t disrupt grants payouts, says public servants union
Sassa strike won’t disrupt grants payouts, says public servants union
The Public Servants’ Association (PSA) is planning a national strike at the South African Social Services Agency (Sassa), where the union...
PSA plans for 'Day of Rage', indefinite strike
PSA plans for 'Day of Rage', indefinite strike
Trade union federation the Public Servants Association (PSA), which has 230 000 members, has promised public protest and indefinite strikes —...
No social grant pay points have been closed ― Shabangu
No social grant pay points have been closed ― Shabangu
Minister of social development Susan Shabangu has dismissed rumours that the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) will be closing all...
CPS drops its rate for social grant payments
CPS drops its rate for social grant payments
For now, Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) is prepared to charge the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) R45 to pay social grants in cash,...

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