OP-ED: Covid-19 grants are making a difference in this little Namaqualand town

The little town of Loeriesfontein in Namaqualand, part of the western Karoo, is desperately poor and even before the Covid-19 pandemic, social grants made up close to half the town’s household income. The Covid-19 ‘social relief of distress’ grant has made a major difference in Loeriesfontein....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Sunday, 12 July