National Service Scheme Finance Ministry increases NSS allowance from GH¢350 to GH¢559

The increment of the service personnel will from January 2017 take effect.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Dr Michael Kpessa-Whyte play

Dr Michael Kpessa-Whyte

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Government has approved an increase in the allowances of national service personnel from GH¢350 to GH¢559.

The increment of the service personnel will from January 2017 take effect.

Read more: Deadline for NSS registrants will not be extended - NSS

A letter signed by the Chief Director of the Ministry, Mr Patrick Nomo dated December 14, 2016 said, "Approval is hereby given for the National Service personnel allowance to be adjusted as follows: Current rate - GH¢350 Approved rate - GH¢549.04."

More here: National Service first batch of extension postings released

Below is the letter from the Finance Ministry:


Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email:

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos

Top Articles

1 SHS Ranking Here are the best SHS in every regionbullet
2 SHS Candidates Check out WAEC timetable for WASSCE 2018bullet
3 In Tamale Police arrest more fake WASSCE candidatesbullet
4 WASSCE 2018 Police arrest 10 university students, others for...bullet
5 Education In Ghana Top 10 most expensive schools in Ghana and...bullet
6 2018 WASSCE 10 schools we know will surely excel in the WASSCEbullet
7 #GirlPower 3 Ghanaian girls gain admission into Harvard,...bullet
8 2018 WASSCE 316,980 SHS candidates to write WASSCE 2018bullet
9 In Ashanti Region BECE candidate allegedly ‘gang-raped’...bullet
10 Pulse List 10 girls schools with most hard-to-get ladiesbullet

Top Videos

1 Sacrilege 13 Islamic SHS students in trouble for dancing ‘one corner’bullet
2 Congratulations Aunty Bee of Efiewura fame graduates from University...bullet