Tag Archives: NSS insurance

NSS makes U-turn; insurance policy now optional

The Management of the National Service Scheme (NSS), has reconsidered its decision to impose an insurance package on service personnel in the country, after it was sued by some aggrieved personnel. The scheme in a statement copied to, said the “insurance policy is now optional.” [contextly_sidebar id=”4riEtze2d5bGwgBBi5VY8DToDEogVtmU”]It said the decision to make the policy optional for interested national service ...

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Service personnel agreed to ‘compulsory’ insurance – NSS Boss

The National Service Scheme (NSS) has denied suggestions that the compulsory insurance package meant for all service personnel in the country was being imposed on them. According to the NSS, the service personnel had backed the insurance package and even pushed the management of the Scheme to implement it. [contextly_sidebar id=”OYzZfdfotDfZwiPb4O7xkoWtxjnivS1p”]The NSS earlier this week directed all regional directors to ...

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Compulsory NSS insurance must be reviewed – NASPA

Some National Service Personnel are asking the National Service Scheme (NSS) to reconsider its decision to compulsorily deduct GH¢ 15 from their allowances for an insurance package. They want the insurance payment to be optional and not mandatory for all service personnel. [contextly_sidebar id=”WWJ2HfCHUexVMljGdzehHMgB6V3eyflL”]Following the launch of the insurance package earlier in November, the Executive Director of the National Service ...

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NSS insurance scheme not a reward from NPP – GLICO

GLICO Life has denied allegations that its engagement with the National Service Secretariat (NSS) to provide an insurance package for National Service personnel, is a reward for the company because the owner was a financier of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). The Managing Director of GLICO Life, Forkuo Kyei, in a statement to said the allegations are unfounded as ...

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NSS insurance policy is ‘daylight robbery’ – Kpessah Whyte

The former Executive Director  of the National Service Secretariat, Dr. Michael Kpessah Whyte, has said that the introduction of the insurance package for National Service personnel is purely an attempt to enrich some persons fraudulently. The NSS announced the  insurance package, which will see a monthly deduction of GH¢ 15 from the meager allowances of service personnel, some whom have ...

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NSS personnel kick against ‘compulsory’ insurance scheme

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Some National Service Personnel across the country are challenging the introduction of what they call a compulsory insurance package for them. According to them, the insurance package, which will see a monthly deduction of GH¢ 15 from their meager allowance, was launched without due consultation with personnel. The National Service Scheme in partnership with MTN and Glico Life Insurance, earlier ...

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Citi Style on the KSM Show…charley!

This Friday’s episode of The KSM Show promises to be yet another very exciting programme as one of  Ghana’s most dynamic and relevant radio stations, 97.3 Citi FM, makes an appearance on the prime-time show. The Accra based radio station burst onto the media scene 10 years ago as an underdog and has risen to become a major player in ...

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