The government approved between 4.4 million and 6.1 million SRD grants per month between May 2020 and April 2021, Minister Lindiwe Zulu said.
A Gauteng Department reportedly paid two companies R16.5 million to administer R13.2 million in COVID-19 relief fund payments to athletes and artists.
EUSA cited rising COVID-19 cases among learners and teachers as well as “lack” of personal protective equipment in schools as reasons for its call.
Here are the five ways through which you can register for a COVID-19 vaccine in South Africa.
The fourth National Income Dynamics Study – Coronavirus Rapid Mobile Survey (NIDS-CRAM) has found higher levels of vaccine willingness than previously thought.
The Department of Health has revealed that South Africans can now register via WhatsApp and SMS to receive a COVID-19 vaccine dose.
The government has allocated an extra R4 billion for COVID-19 vaccines and to extend the R350 SRD grant, according to a Reuters report.
Mmusi Maimane says the people must vote to send a “strong message” to the ANC government “that has been looting during a pandemic.”
Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that COVID-19 vaccine registration is now open for those aged 60 years and older.
Despite low uptake by small businesses, the National treasury, SA Reserve Bank and Banking Association of SA have extended the scheme by three months.