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Social grant increased to N.dollars 1 600

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OSHAKATI, 28 FEB (NAMPA) Minister of Finance and Public Enterprises, Iipumbu Shiimi, has announced an increased in old age and disability grants social grants from N.dollars 1 400 to N.dollars 1 600 per month, effective 01 April 2024.
Shiimi was speaking during the tabling of the 2024/25 National Budget in Parliament on Wednesday.
According to Shiimi, government fully recognises the dream of their departed President Hage Geingob for a significant increase in the old age pension grant, however, ...