Unemployed labourers wait for a job outside a construction equipment shop in Edenvale on 24 August 2021. Photo for illustration: citizen.co.za/ Neil McCartney The South African Communist Party (SACP) has called on government to consider maintaining the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant permanently, with the view to improve it gradually towards a universal basic income grant. R350 grant
The SRD grant , popularly known as the R350 grant, was part of the discussions at the SACP’s last ordinary session of its 14th national congress central committee at the weekend.
The meeting was held ahead of the party’s 15th national […]