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SSNIT increases monthly pension payment by 25%

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) in consultation with the National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) has increased the monthly pension...

SSNIT increases maximum insurable earning to ¢42,000

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has announced an increment in the maximum insurable earnings for 2023 from ¢35,000 to...

GH¢3 billion paid to SSNIT pensioners in 11 months

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has made pension payments totalling GH¢3.06billion to pensioners in the first 11 months of...

Bawku conflict: SSNIT, other companies shut down

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has moved its operations from the Upper East region Town of Bawku.

Pension reforms: SSNIT wants people to retire at 65 years

Chief Actuary at the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Joseph Poku, has called for an increment in the statutory retirement...

SSNIT withholds over ¢312m in pensions due to non-renewal of pensioner certificates

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has withheld more than GH¢312 million belonging to 21,337 pensioners due to failure to...

SSNIT saves over GH¢312 million by deactivating 21,337 ‘ghost pensioners’

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has been able to save GH¢312.27 million as a result of the deactivation of...

Scrap SSNIT – TUC tells govt 

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for the total overhaul of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT).

87% of public sector workers earn less than ¢3000 as basic salary – SSNIT

It is emerging that 87% of public sector workers earn less than ¢3000 as basic monthly salary. This was...

Supreme Court preserves key evidence against former SSNIT boss Ernest Thompson

The Supreme Court has, in a unanimous decision, dismissed a case filed by former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance...

SSNIT is the best scheme you can ever get – Workers told

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) scheme is the best pension scheme workers can get anywhere. This is according to...

Kwabena Agyepong appeals to NPP to pay his wages, SSNIT contributions [Video]

https://youtu.be/SJOPS2uiNCA A former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwabena Agyepong has revealed he is...

Pension for self-employed: SSNIT ends nationwide engagements in Koforidua

The Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Dr John Ofori-Tenkorang, has reaffirmed SSNIT’s commitment to deepen and extend...

SSNIT to introduce informal sector pension fund

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) is set to introduce Informal Sector Pension Fund to cater and provide social protection...

SSNIT exposes employees and employers over salaries

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has observed a worrying phenomenon of employees conniving with their employers to under-declare salaries.

SSNIT cautions public against KenTrust Pensions Ltd

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has warned it has not designated Kentrust Pensions Limited to collect contributions on its...

You could be jailed for not paying contributions for house helps – SSNIT

Legal Services Manager for SSNIT, Emmanuel Sackey, has indicated that persons who fail to pay SSNIT contributions for their employees are liable...

SSNIT takes legal action against 7,951 employers

As of September last year, 7,951 criminal cases were pending in court against defaulting employers. "We do not...

Increasing pension age to 65 years: SSNIT appeals

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) wants broader consultations with government and labour unions over a possible increase of retirement...

SSNIT increases 2022 monthly pension benefits to 10%

The Social Security and National Trust (SSNIT) has increased monthly pension benefits to 10% for the year 2022.

SSNIT and NIA numbers merger extended to June 30

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has extended the deadline for members of the scheme to merge their SSNIT and...

SSNIT reacts to long-term sustainability concerns raised by ACRR

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has assured it has enough reserves to pay all benefits...

SSNIT OBS saga: Court orders State to release 29 documents to Ernest Thompson, 4...

The High Court in Accra has ordered the Prosecution to furnish the former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust...

Scrap dealer dies in explosion at SSNIT Premier Towers

One person has died following an explosion that occurred at the Premier Towers premises of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust...

SSNIT reacts to Auditor-General’s report

Management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has reacted to a portion of Auditor-General's report on the Public Accounts...

SSNIT loses $11.79m from liquidations of three investments – Auditor-General’s Report

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) registered a total loss of $11.79 million from the liquidations of three of its...

SSNIT $66m OBS scandal: Counsel, prosecution clash over charge sheet

The prosecution and defence counsel in the trial of a former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) and...

SSNIT to delete 13,000 names from pensioners payroll from this date

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has announced that from Wednesday, September 1, it will embark on an exercise to...

SSNIT to save $17 million through merger with NIA

The Social Security and National insurance Trust (SSNIT) on Monday, June 28, 2021, began integrating and harmonising its database with the National...
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Ghana Card replaces SSNIT ID number from today

The National Identification Card will from today become the unique Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) number.  This...

SSNIT, NIA integration takes off June 28

From June 28, 2021, the integration of the platforms of Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) and that of National Identification...
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JB Danquah’s murder: Defence lawyer detained at SSNIT hospital

The lead lawyer for Daniel Asiedu, the accused person in the murder of the late Abuakwa North Member of Parliament (MP), Joseph...

SSNIT $66m OBS scandal: Ernest Thompson, 4 others plead not guilty

A former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, and four others have pleaded not guilty to...

They deserve pension – SSNIT tells Lighthouse as it begins investigations

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has launched investigations into complaints against the Lighthouse Chapel International (LCI) following the church’s...

SSNIT Scandal: Fresh trouble for 5 accused persons

The state has for the second time dragged former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, and...

Lecturer remanded over GHS422 SSNIT contribution

A Lecturer has been remanded by a Circuit Court in Koforidua over GHS 422.12 Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) contribution.

SSNIT sets records straight on Weija lands ownership

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has reacted to the Ghana National Association of Garages' (GNAG) demand for an immediate transfer...

$185m SSNIT cash locked up in housing projects – Auditor-General’s report

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has an astounding amount of about $185 million locked up in a housing project...

New twist to SSNIT case involving Ernest Thompson, 4 others

The Attorney-General (A-G) has decided to amend the charge sheet against former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT),...

SSNIT Scandal: Ernest Thompson and 4 others freed

A former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, and four others accused of causing financial loss of...