Social Development spokesperson, Lumka Oliphant refused to speak English during a scheduled interview with Xolani Gwala this morning.
It's still not clear how the South Africa Social Security Agency (Sassa) will pay social grants at the beginning of April, but Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) says it has reached an agreement with Sassa.
Listen to the audio below to the interaction between Xolani Gwala and Lumka Oliphant...
Listen to the full interview with CPS CEO below speaking on CPS agreement with Sassa...
I think for a ministerial spokesperson she should have relented though, so she was wrong— Caswell Ndlhovu (@Caswell1000) March 6, 2017
But it's nor about XG, is about the station medium of communication. She did interviews before— Mpudule Setlamorago Tatago Boy (@MpuduleS) March 6, 2017
So arrogant https://t.co/IWR5T98kMc— Angelo Melonas (@AngeloMelonas) March 6, 2017
This article first appeared on 702 : Reaction to Lumka Oliphant not wanting to conduct interview in English