Friday 2nd September, 2016
Sept. 2 GNA – Social Security and
National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) Pensioners Association in the Kumasi District,
has raised funds in aid of an Office accommodation at the Kumasi Culture
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr Mathias Kojo
Djan, the District Vice Chairman said the project which is estimated to cost
GH¢150,000.00 would have offices, conference and recreational halls and hostel
He appealed to public-spirited organisations
to support the project.
He said the Pensioners Medical Scheme would
supplement the National Health Insurance Scheme to take the health care of
Mr Djan said the Okomfo Anokye Teaching
Hospital in Kumasi and the Atonsu-Agogo Hospital have been selected to operate
He said plans are under way to select
additional health facilities to cater for members outside Kumasi.
Representatives from some rural banks at the
function assured the members that they are ready to grant loans to all
pensioners who are their customers without guarantors.