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Former minister cautions on pension liberalisation

Government must move cautiously before it opens up the pension industry for competition, the former minister of Finance, Dr Ezra Suruma, has advised.

1 Oct, 15:22 - NSSF Members to Earn 11.5% Interest on Savings

1 Oct, 14:52 - How Safe Is Your National ID Data With Government? In shortThe current regulations set by the Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) only allow NSSF to invest money within the East African region.

Retirement benefits authority set to adopt risk-based supervision model

The Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) plans to adopt a risk-based model of supervision to increase transparency and accountability as well as ensuring that pension schemes comply with proper governance principles.This, according to URBRA interim chief executive officer, Mr Moses Bekabye, is because of the complexity of the...

NSSF investments in Umeme followed right legal procedure

It is important to understand that the NSSF Act squarely puts the responsibility of investment on the board and the managing director, in consultation with the minister.

Is Agaba the Right Man for NSSF MD Job?

Main Topix: Bank Of Uganda And Dr Kasamba Mugerwa - Chairman National Planning Authority
Fresh details have emerged as to why former Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA) Executive Director Edgar Agaba will not scoop the job of MD National Social Security Fund despite performing well in interviews carried out by Price WaterHouseCoopers (PwC).
Unrefined oil politics   The Independent

Improving Uganda's Pension

KAMPALA, UGANDA – A more efficient pension system will help Uganda’s elderly better support themselves after retirement, as well as help the country avoid the financial pressure that normally arises as the number of public pension recipients grow, a World Bank report released last week indicates. The fourth World...

Coverage from Kenya Newspapers

Kiwanuka: Govt Slow On Pension Liberalization

Main Topix: World Bank Uganda Economic Update - Retirement Benefits Sector Bill
The opening up of the pensions sector that could see National Social Security Fund (NSSF) get some competition has pulled two sides of the debate further apart.

Can Uganda's pension system reduce vulnerabilities?

Can Uganda’s pension system reduce vulnerabilities? Today, Uganda has 15 million people in its workforce.

NSSF Act will be outdated, says regulatory boss

The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Act will soon become obsolete and not applicable in the liberalised pension services sector, whether repealed or amended, an official has said.