The Department of Social Development has said that adoption agencies should not charge money for adoptions as it is not a business but a protection measure.
The Eastern Cape Department of Social Development has removed seven children from their home in Hebehebe village in Ngqamakhwe and placed them in a place of safety.
Allegations of abuse, assault and exploitation levelled against the Durban and Coastal Mental Health Home, being investigated.
Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu has assured Parliamentarians that their court application to suspend the social grants tender will not affect payments to beneficiaries.
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