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SSNIT says Pension Have Gone UP By 11 Percent

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has announced an increase of 11 percent in the pensions for 2019. The increase, announced at a...

Okosso Community Gets a Borehole From Axis Pension Trust

Axis Pension Trust Ltd, a leading pension fund management company headquartered in Accra, has in collaboration with an NGO, Meaningful Life International (MLI), made a...

Agyemang Badu Calls for Pension Scheme Review

Collins Badu Agyemang, an Industrial and Organisational Psychologist, has advised that the pension system should be revised in order to reduce the menace of...

Analyst Laments Over Released Funds to Pension Fund Account

Some financial analysts have described as minimal the GHc545,950,332.73 released for the Temporary Pension Fund Account (TPFA).The National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) last week...

NPRA Take Steps to Attract More Pension Funds

The National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) has initiated measures to encourage high participation of Corporate Trustees to maximize the coverage of persons in the...

Gov’t Starts Tier Two Pension Contributions

Government has commenced the payment of the tier two pension contributions of public sector workers into their registered schemes.Twelve labour consisting of the Ghana...

FirstBanc Appreciate Pensioners

FirstBanc Financial Services on Wednesday organised a pension business meeting to appreciate their pension clients, provide overview of the economy and expectation of investment...

Baffuor-Awuah: 2nd Tier Pension Issues Will Be Resolved

The minister-nominee for Employment and Labour relations, Ignatius Baffuor-Awuah says he will investigate the cause of the delay in payment of tier two pension...
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Albania, Austria agree to recognize pension contributions

Albania and Austria Wednesday signed an agreement on recognition of pension contributions, the Albanian government said in a statement. The agreement was...
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Second Tier Pension Scheme Must Be Investigated – TEWU

The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has appealed to government to investigate the why workers five percent...

SSNIT Stands By Its 18% Pension Benefits Increment

The Social Security National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has justified its 18% increment of pension benefits.This is despite complaints of pensioners who had hoped for...

SSNIT Pension Benefits Up By 18 Percent

The Social Security National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has increased pension benefits of pensioners by 18%.This is however 2 percent lower than that of 2016...
SSNIT

Pensioners Allowance Increased By 18%

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has increased the monthly allowance of pensioners by 18 per cent for 2017. A statement issued by...

OccupyGhana Warns SSNIT to Stay Away From $35m Woyome Deal

Pressure group OccupyGhana has warned state pension manager Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) to stay clear of using taxpayers’ pension contributions to...

People’s Pension Trust Seeks to Capture 500k Ghanaians

The latest Corporate Trustee in Ghana, People’s Pension Trust Ghana Limited has begun full operations with a pledge to change the face of...

Nduom: Educated Kids Secure Your Pension

The wife of the standard bearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Mrs. Yvonne Nduom, has urged all parents to endeavour to educate...
Interest Loans

Banks urged to Reassess loans policy

Mr. Mathias Kwadwo Djan, its Ashanti Regional Vice Chairman, said they found this discriminatory and unfair. ...
tax

Ghanaians protests against new allowance and pensions taxes

His recent comments which gave indication to possibly introduction of pensions and allowance tax regimes was faced severely rejection by the public including leading...

Ghana: Court orders release of 2nd tier Pension Funds to Workers

The High Court in Accra has ordered the release of the second tier pension funds of public sector workers currently being held by the...
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Pensions Funds of GH¢193m Has Been Moved to Schemes

A total of GH¢193,116,008.95 in employees’ pension funds held in a temporary account at the Bank of Ghana had been transferred to registered schemes,...

SSNIT adjusts to 20 percent monthly pension pay

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has increased monthly pension payment by 20 percent effective January 2016. A statement issued by Ms Evangeline...
Employment Minister, Mr. Haruna lddrisu held Meet the Press series.

Joint Committee on Pension Scheme submit recommendations

Mr Haruna Iddrisu, Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, who received the documents at the Meet-the-Press series on Tuesday, commended the Committee for the...
Alhaji Collins Dauda (in smock), the Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing, officially handing over the documents on the houses at Borteyman to Mr Ernest Thompson (left), the acting Director-General, SSNIT.

Ernest Thompson Refutes Misappropration of Pension Funds

According to Mr Thompson, it was the Board of Trustees that controlled the Funds and that there was no way the Trustees would allow...
Mr Joe Boahen, General Secretary of LGWU

LGWU cautions Assemblies on authorized biometric cards

“The LGWU, would like to state that, neither the union nor the Local Government Service (LGS) has authorized any institution to register workers of...

PFAG proposes pension and insurance for Premier League players

Deputy General Secretary of the PFAG Solomon Torson with Vice President of PFAG Stephen Appiah The Ghana FA has received a detailed document from...
SSNIT

SNNIT should solve pension challenges instead of celebrating

Mr Seth Abloso, Former Head, Industrial Relations and Social Protection Department of the Trade Union Congress, has petitioned the National Pensions Regulatory Authority on...
SNNIT

SNNIT marks 50 years anniversary

The company's latest initiative, which it calls ?Dynamic Social Security concept,? will support the provision of mechanisms to promote and achieve social transformation in...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Pensioners Chase Buhari For 42 Months Pension Arrears

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has pleaded with president Buhari to ensure the payment of outstanding entitlements and the balance of the 42...

33% Pension Payment To Be Made By NSITF

The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has raised a committee to ensure the payment of 33% pension increment to its retirees. Managing Director...

PenCom issues Draft Regulation on Investment of Pension Fund Assets

The National Pension Commission (PenCom)?has released the Draft Regulation on Investment of Pension Fund Assets to guide Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) and other investors...