The Department of Health has revealed that South Africans can now register via WhatsApp and SMS to receive a COVID-19 vaccine dose.
SASSA has reassured SRD grant beneficiaries that their approved but unpaid applications will be paid even though the grant came to an end.
Vodacom has launched a “comprehensive” support package for South Africa’s jobseekers via its ConnectU portal.
The government has allocated an extra R4 billion for COVID-19 vaccines and to extend the R350 SRD grant, according to a Reuters report.
The first phase of Basic Education Department’s Presidential Youth Employment Initiative created 320,000 teaching assistant jobs.
SASSA has reminded R350 SRD grant beneficiaries that the grant is ending on 30 April 2021. However, approved but unpaid applications will still be paid.
Here are the SASSA grants payment dates, including R350 SRD grant at SA Post Office branches, for the month of May 2021.
The FLISP housing subsidy is a government initiative aimed at encouraging home ownership for those earning between R3,501 and R22,000 per month.
Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that COVID-19 vaccine registration is now open for those aged 60 years and older.
The petition urges government to extend the R350 SRD grant until it becomes a Basic Income Grant and to increase it to R585.