Sassa grant recipients camp outside offices in Cape Town

JOHANNESBURG - Dozens of grant beneficiaries slept outside a Sassa office in Gugulethu on Tuesday night to ensure they were near the front of the queue when it opened.

As part of adhering to COVID-19 protocols, the branch allows only a limited number of people inside.  

Similar queues were also seen at the Sassa office in Eerste River.

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Sassa's Regional Executive Manager, Bandile Maqetuka, says a booking system has been implemented for grant beneficiaries.

This in an effort to make operations smooth.


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