SASSA beneficiaries still struggling with illegal deductions

On Monday, SASSA beneficiaries from areas near Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek held a “speak out” hosted by the Black Sash. Picture by Masixole Feni.

“Last month, I only got a R700 so I can only buy food. I live with my younger sister who works. She helps me, but it's very hard. We are really struggling. I really don't know what I'm going to do next month,” she said tearfully.