A 67-year-old retiree from the Ghana Education Service (GES) in the Nanumba North Municipality of the Northern Region, is struggling to live a decent life after 32 years of teaching, because he’s unable to access his pension benefits from the Social Security and National Insurance Scheme (SSNIT).
Manga Napari Joshua, a native of Nabayili, told Citi News he has pursued his benefits for the last seven years since he retired but to no avail.
According to him, he completed training college in 1981, and had been in the teaching field all his life until 2016, when he retired.
Mr. Napari was a teacher for 32 years, and he headed over seven schools as headteacher, but life has been challenging for him for his retirement.
He told Citi News that since his retirement in 2016, he has not received any of his pension benefits at all from SSNIT despite visiting the …