December 13th, 2019

Parliamentary C’ttee questions GH¢272,000 for cost of 2-bedroom under housing project

The Parliamentary Committee on Works and Housing is questioning the high cost of some of government’s affordable houses currently on sale. The price of a […]
December 10th, 2019

TUC advocates date change in executing 3-Tier Pension Scheme

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is calling on government to postpone the full implementation of the three-tier pension scheme, citing some impediments that will affect […]
December 7th, 2019

SSNIT engages employers, focal persons to deepen social security concept

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), has given the assurance that it will pursue client-friendly and open-door policies for the benefit of the […]
December 6th, 2019

SSNIT to stop paying monthly benefits to pensioners in 2020

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says it will from February 2020 cease payment of monthly benefits to all pensioners who fail to […]
December 2nd, 2019

‘NPRA’s directive to SSNIT will result in financial crisis’ – SSNIT

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says a directive from the National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) to review the calculation of past credit […]
December 2nd, 2019

SSNIT commits to scheme’s sustainability – Dr. Ofori-Tenkorang

Management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has indicated its intention to continue engaging the National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) and other […]
December 2nd, 2019

SSNIT collects GH¢440m from indebted employers as of October

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has, as of October this year, collected arrears to the tune of GH?439.6 million from employers. Out […]
December 1st, 2019

Changing Past Credit Computation will run SSNIT down

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has kicked against the push by a group known as the FORUM to change the computation of […]
November 29th, 2019

‘Cease fire’ – Labour Ministry on SSNIT and Pensioners brouhaha

The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations is calling for cool heads between the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) and the Forum for […]
November 28th, 2019

SSNIT clears air on past credit payment

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has set the records straight on the payment of past credit. It would be recalled that the […]
November 28th, 2019

We’ll protect the welfare of members, not cheat them – SSNIT denies accusation

The management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says it is fully committed to paying all Past Credit based on an agreement […]
November 27th, 2019

We’re not cheating you – SSNIT to pensioners

The management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has said that it will continue to compute and pay the benefits due pensioners […]
November 25th, 2019

SSNIT accused of cheating in Past Credits computation

The Forum for Public Sector Registered Pension Schemes, has accused the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) of shortchanging its members in the computation […]
November 13th, 2019

We’re committed to paying Past Credit – SSNIT

The management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says it is fully committed to paying all Past Credit based on an agreement […]
November 12th, 2019

SSNIT accused of foot-dragging in payment of lump sums

The Forum for Public Sector Registered Pension Scheme has accused the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) of foot-dragging with the implementation of the […]
November 11th, 2019

My ‘highly qualified’ sons topped SSNIT, NCA interviews – Osafo Maafo justifies his sons’ jobs

Senior Minister Mr Yaw Osafo Maafo has come to the defense of his two sons, Kofi Bosompem Osafo Maafo and Kwadwo Gyamfi Osafo Maafo for […]
November 8th, 2019

End of SSNIT lump sum – TUC wants government to soften impact

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called on the government to work with workers’ unions to address the challenges that will arrive from next year […]
November 4th, 2019

‘SSNIT will intensify mobile service operations’ – Director-General

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has said it will intensify its mobile service operations to reach out to clients at their doorstep. […]
November 2nd, 2019

‘I can’t expose SSNIT secrets’ – Prosecution witness in Ernest Thompson’s case

The SSNIT software suit otherwise known as the SSNIT Optimum Business Suite (OBS) case, has become a bit more technical. This follows an explanation by […]
October 27th, 2019

SSNIT investments stand at GH¢9.46 billion

The total assets of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) under management as at the end of 2018 stood at GH¢9.46 billion. About […]
October 26th, 2019

SSNIT investments stand at GH¢9.46 billion

The total assets of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) under management as at the end of 2018 stood at GH¢9.46 billion. About […]
October 25th, 2019

SSNIT drags 4,310 employers to court

A total of 4,310 criminal cases are pending in court against employers for various offenses as of June 2019. The affected employers either failed to […]
October 24th, 2019

4,310 criminal cases pending against employers – SSNIT boss

A total of 4,310 criminal cases are pending in court against employers in the country. The cases involve various pension offences including failure to register […]
October 21st, 2019

State to produce IT Expert in SSNIT OBS Contract case

The State is to provide an Accra High Court with an Information Technology (IT) expert from the SSNIT to inform it as to when logs […]
October 17th, 2019

SSNIT allows hijab as part of corporate dress

After MUYAD Social Services (MSS) petition against the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) about alleged religious dressing discrimination against Ms Rabiatu Mohammed, a […]
October 16th, 2019

Former SSNIT Boss’ application for special leave thrown out

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application for leave brought by Ernest Thompson, former Boss of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), on […]
October 16th, 2019

Supreme Court bounces ex-SSNIT boss

The Supreme Court has dismissed another application by former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, challenging […]
September 20th, 2019

Reports on sacked hijabbed national service personnel false – SSNIT

Management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has described reports that its outfit has sacked a national service personnel over her refusal […]
September 19th, 2019

Less than 1% of FDI stakeholders concerned about SSNIT benefits – Report

A research report by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), the World Economic Forum and CUTS Ghana, has indicated that most stakeholders in FDI inflows […]
September 18th, 2019

SSNIT sacks national service personnel with hijab

MUYAD Social Service, an Islamic Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has petitioned the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) over complaints it received about an alleged […]
September 17th, 2019

Muslim group threatens court action against SSNIT over anti-hijab posture

A Muslim group calling itself, Muyad Social Services, (MSS) has written to Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) to remind them of their constitution […]
September 8th, 2019

SSNIT pays GHC1.7 billion to pensioners as at July 2019

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has paid over GH¢1.7 billion to more than 200,000 pensioners on the pension payroll as at July […]
September 6th, 2019

SSNIT pays GHC1.7 billion to pensioners as at July 2019

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has paid over GH¢1.7 billion to more than 200,000 pensioners on the pension payroll as at July […]