Social grants to increase

Social grant beneficiaries will be receiving an increase from Tuesday. Courtesy of #DSTV403

JOHANNESBURG - Social grant beneficiaries will be receiving an increase from Tuesday.

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Both child support grants and the grant-in-aid will go up to R430 per child.

The increases were announced in Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's budget speech earlier this year.

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Paseka Letsatsi, the South African Social Security Agency spokesperson said the increase is an add-on to the initial increase that took effect earlier this year.

Source
eNCA