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Biometric grant cards beating fraud

Published on 22/08/2013

The South African Social Security Agency has cancelled over 150 000 fraudulent grants since introducing a biometric grant payment system in March 2012, amounting to an annual saving of R150-million. Almost 22-million social grant beneficiaries have re-registered on the new system.