Many people whose salaries were reduced as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, are still waiting for their relief programme payouts from the Social Security Commission under the National Employment and Salary Protection Scheme which Government financed to the tune of over N$600 million. This, the Commission explained is because they have had to make sure the correct people receive their money, Play file: ENG Unomengi Kauapirura payments It seems though that the wait will be longer still as the Commission’s spokesperson told Future Media News they will be closing over the festive season, and will only start paying people again as soon as their offices open in early 2021.