GNA - Mr Ignatius Baffuor Awuah, the Minister of Employment and Labour
Relations, will on Thursday, August 15, announce the roadmap towards the
payment of pensions into the Temporary Pension Fund Account (TPFA).
announcement is expected to be made when he takes his turn at the
Meet-the-Press Series in Accra.
One of the
major campaign promises of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo as the flagbearer of the
NPP in the 2016 election was to transfer the tier two contributions of pensions
into the various public and private sector pension schemes.
critics have been sceptical about the President’s ability to deliver on the
promise after two-and-half years in office.
Minister, whose Ministry is spearheading the agenda, would use the media
encounter to provide further details on the status of the fund and other
pension related matters.
He will also
give an update on the declining unemployment situation across all sectors of
encounter will be telecasted live on the state broadcaster, GTV and on all the
Ministry of Information’s social media platforms.