The SA Social Security Agency (Sassa) has stopped 6‚000 “fraudulent” grants payments in less than a month.

“In a move to combat the prevalent fraud targeting social grants‚ Sassa stopped 6‚000 payments and the figure went down substantially to 500 in the August payment cycle‚” said Sassa spokesperson Paseka Letsatsi.

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