Social grants for April delayed for some

28 Mar 2019 18:40pm
RUNDU, 28 MAR (NAMPA) – Old age pensions and disability grants disbursed through Nampost and banks will be delayed for April, the Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare has announced.
“The ministry would like to extend its apologies for the delay that will be experienced in the month of April with regard to the payment of social grants,” a statement issued on Thursday read.
It said social grants recipients who get their grants through Nampost and the banks will not receive their money as early as usual.
“Recipients who receive their grants through cash payment at pay points will receive their grants as they usually do,” the statement said.
The normal disbursement of grants will occur during the month of May.