Sassa GM says everyone will get their money

Despite being unable to do cash payouts on its own, Sassa is adamant that everyone will get their money. This includes all the people who usually great their grants in cash.

This is according to EWN Reporter Lindsay Dentlinger. She says the Sassa general manager has stated that they will make a plan to ensure everyone is paid.

READ: Sassa: There will be a crisis if ConCourt doesn't extend CPS contract

The Sassa manager is saying, no matter what, they will get their money. It's just a matter of how they will physically access that money.

Lindsay Dentlinger, EWN Reporter

They are giving the assurance that that money will be transferred on to the Sassa cards, but they are not quite 'bank ready.'

Lindsay Dentlinger, EWN Reporter

Listen to the full interview below:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Sassa GM says everyone will get their money


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