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Compliance Awareness Compliance Awareness
12 Jun 2014
Compliance Awareness Central North..... .. [read more]
Board Chairperson addresses SSC staff and management Board Chairperson addresses SSC staff and management
06 Mar 2014
On 27 February 2014 Bishop Emeritus Dr Zephania Kameeta, Chairperson of the Board of Director of the Social Security Commission addressed staff and management at the SSC’s Head Office in Windhoek. This was the first official meeting between the staff and board since the appointment of the n.. [read more]
Payments of Death Benefit by the Social Security Commission Payments of Death Benefit by the Social Security Commission
29 Jan 2014
Payment of Death Benefits by the Social Security Commission The Commission wishes to advise its members about the change of the payment requirements in respect of its death benefit with effect from 03 February 2014. This change has been necessitated by a perceived misunderstanding o.. [read more]
Social Security Commission calls for reforms to extend coverage to the informal economy Social Security Commission calls for reforms to extend coverage to the informal economy
29 Jan 2014
There is an urgent need to reform the Social Security Act and implement strategies aimed at extending social security coverage to the informal sector in order for this important economic sector to be brought into the mainstream of current social security programs. This call was made yesterday.. [read more]
Social Security Commission launches service centre in Mariental Social Security Commission launches service centre in Mariental
27 Nov 2013
On 22 November 2013 the Social Security’s new service centre in Mariental was officially inaugurated and the plaque was unveiled by Advocate Vicki Ya Toivo on behalf of the Honourable Minister Doreen Sioka, Minister of Labour and Social Welfare. Kenandei Tjivikua, Executive Officer of .. [read more]
SSC Gives Big To Development SSC Gives Big To Development
14 Nov 2013
On 5 November 2013 the Social Security Commission (SSC) handed over more than N$ 38 million grants to beneficiaries of its Employment and Training Schemes. These projects were approved by His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba, the President of the Republic of Namibia in 2013 in line with the Soc.. [read more]
Social Security donates to Disabled Social Security donates to Disabled
05 Nov 2013
Social Security donates to Disabled The Social Security Commission’s Keetmanshoop branch recently handed over a donation of   N$ 10 00.00 to Mrs Monica Nangolo, National Co-coordinator for Disabled persons in the KARAS Region. This money will be used by the Southern Associati.. [read more]
SSC makes life easier for Tobias SSC makes life easier for Tobias
20 Sep 2013
In June 2012 Tobias Nafuka’s life changed when he was injured at work. Nafuka, who works as a tig welder suffered third degree burns on his arms, legs and pelvis after an explosion and was subsequently booked off for more than 2 months....../files/files/SSC makes life easier for Tobias.pdf .. [read more]
UNAM Foundation students supported since 2009 through grant fromSSC UNAM Foundation students supported since 2009 through grant fromSSC
20 Sep 2013
The University of Namibia has expressed its gratitude towards the Social Security Commission for their on-going grant towards needy students since 2009. The Social Security Commission has spent more than N$ 100 000 over the past 5 years, paying outstanding fees of needy students who successfully .. [read more]
No tolerance for fraud and corruption at SSC No tolerance for fraud and corruption at SSC
20 Sep 2013
“Fraud and corruption, as well as unethical behaviour and unprofessionalism seem to be on the increase in Namibia and more often than not employees at parastatals or government institutions apparently are at the forefront of such behaviour.” So says Kephas Shatona, Manager: Internal A.. [read more]
Social Security Commission records growth in benefit pay-outs Social Security Commission records growth in benefit pay-outs
20 Sep 2013
The Social Security Commission has proudly announced results for the first four months of its 2013/2014 Financial Year that started in March this year. During this period, the total benefits paid out reached an amount of N$60.17 million compared to N$41.8 million last year for the same period. Th.. [read more]
SSC proves a Hit at the Ongwediva Trade Fair 2013 SSC proves a Hit at the Ongwediva Trade Fair 2013
20 Sep 2013
The Social Security Commission (SSC) took part at the Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair, OATF, in northern Namibia and was pleasantly surprised with the response from visitors – both employers and employees. Hundreds of visitors flocked to the SSC stand to either have their cards printed, to find.. [read more]
NYCS and Social Security Commission take hands NYCS and Social Security Commission take hands
20 Sep 2013
The Social Security Commission and the NYCS (Namibia Youth Credit Scheme) of the Ministry of Youth and National Service, Sport and Culture have been working together for numerous years. Rino Muranda, Head of Corporate Communications at the SSC says: “The Social Security Commission is proud .. [read more]
Corporate Social Responsibility taken seriously by Social Security Commission Corporate Social Responsibility taken seriously by Social Security Commission
20 Sep 2013
The Social Security Commission has thus far granted more than N$ 165 000 towards Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives for the first half of 2013. Rino Muranda, Head of Corporate Communications at the SSC says: “The SSC’s CSI is aimed at benefitting institutions/individuals/club.. [read more]
Maternity Sick & Death Benefit Fund Social Security Commission Namibia Funds
What does MSD Fund stands for?   MSD Fund stands for Maternity leave, Sick leav [read more]
Employees' Compensation Fund Social Security Commission Namibia Funds
EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, 1941 (Act No. 30 of 1941 - as amended) CHAPTER 1 INT [read more]
Development Fund (SSC-DF) Social Security Commission Namibia Funds
The SSC-DF is established by Section 37 of the Social Security Act, 1994 (Act No. 34 of 1994 [read more]