BLF asks SASSA to take the poor seriously

Black First Land First (BLF) is partially relieved that the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has now admitted that its criteria and process around the Special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant prejudices the poor. It’s shocking administrative injustice that up to 70% of the people whose applications were rejected had actually qualified …

Did SASSA decline your R350 SRD grant request?

BLF President Andile Mngxitama Black First Land First (BLF) will lay a complaint next week with the Public Protector relating to the millions of applications for the Special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant of R350 that were declined by the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA). If your application for the R350 SRD …