Tuesday, 19 April 2016
The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, will on Thursday April 21, host an Imbizo in Peddie – Eastern Cape Province to address identified teenage pregnancy challenges. Peddie is a rural area located in Ngqushwa Local Municipality which is part of the Amathole District Municipality.
On this day, 10 Years ago, the then Minister of Social Development, Dr Zola Skweyiya, launched the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) in Pretoria, Gauteng. The April 01, 2016 birth of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) brought hope to millions of beneficiaries across South Africa. Determined to deliver services in a humane manner with added convenience, SASSA came at an opportune moment.
Soweto, April 6, 2016 – The Minister for Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, has held a service delivery dialogue with the community of Pimville, Soweto, to hear first-hand from the community about the social challenges they experience in their daily lives and other concerns which need government’s immediate attention and response.
Pretoria, March 22, 2016 – The Department of Social Development wishes to alert Facebook Users to a number of parody Facebook accounts purporting to represent the Minister for Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini.