The Minister of Social Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu joined by Provincial MECs of Social Development, will on Friday -11 December 2020, brief members of the media on the department’s social relief measures to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.
During the briefing, Minister Zulu together with the MEC’s, CEOs of SASSA and NDA - Ms Totsie Memela and Ms Thamo Mzobe, will give updates on the implementation of the Special COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant, status on transfer of payments to Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs), food relief, update on the Early Childhood Development programme, prevention and control measures at the department’s facilities - including residential care facilities for older persons, amongst others.
Details of the virtual media briefing are as follows:
Date: Friday, 11 December 2020
Venue: Tshedimosetso House (GCIS), Ronnie Mamoepa Press Room, 1035 Frances Baard Street, Hatfield
Media Participation: Journalists may view the briefing via live streaming on the links below.
SABC will provide pool feed as follows:
Satellite Amos7 @ 4 West
Downlink 12649.5 Mhz V
Symbol Rate 2.7 MSym/s
Video HD H.264 @ 4.2.0