This is to “allow SABC viewers to watch veteran newsreader Noxolo Grootboom’s final bulletin as she retires after 37 years,” the Presidency said.
SASSA has announced grant payment dates for April 2021, while SA Post Office has also revealed SRD grant payment dates for the second week of April.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says although the government has lost a bit of time in its vaccine rollout, it is still on track in terms of the rollout’s phases.
WWF SA is inviting South Africans to become “Nature Heroes for Earth Hour” during Earth Hour 2021 virtual event on Saturday, 27 March.
Phase 2 of the vaccine rollout programme will start in May targeting vulnerable groups and essential workers, while Phase 3 will start in November.
Citing a parliamentary reply by Minister Lindiwe Zulu, DA’s Mimmy Gondwe said 39,672 public servants had applied for the SRD grant as of February 2021.
The Department of Basic Education has reminded learners that the deadline for Matric rewrite 2021 registration is this Friday, 26 March 2021.
The former President said the large deposits into his accounts were “contributions and donations from sympathetic members of the public.”
The Basic Education sector received more than 868,000 applications, an indication of the high levels of youth unemployment in South Africa.
Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu says government hopes to finalise Basic Income Grant proposals in the coming financial year.