The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the Post Office will hold a joint media briefing on progress regarding social-grant payments in Pretoria this morning. This week, the
Constitutional Court also reserved judgment in an urgent application brought by SASSA to have its contract with grants distributor, Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) extended by six months. The contract between CPS and SASSA, which was entered in 2012‚ was declared invalid by the Constitutional Court in 2014. The contract expires at the end of this month.