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Minister Lindiwe Zulu briefs the media on social relief grants

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Social Development Minister, Lindiwe Zulu briefs the media on Monday. She will speak on the department’s response to COVID-19 under level 4 lockdown.

South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) offices opened Monday. Sassa offices have been closed since the lockdown began in March. The reopening of offices will assist old age applicants who turned 60-just before or during the lockdown.

Lindiwe Zulu

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Send HI to 0600 123 456 on WhatsApp.The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.

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Source: eNCA