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Sunday Observer
NSSF National Shooting Championship 2017 : Youngsters impress as Abeymanne, Fernando claim honoursYoung and aspiring shooters from schools impressed at the NSSF National Shootin
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
Young and aspiring shooters from schools impressed at the NSSF National Shooting Championship 2017 held at the Naval Shooting Range in Welisara. While renowned shooters Suranga Fernando and Ruwini Abeymanne pocketed three top categories, the young... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Azania Bank Supports Industrial Growthenough and sustainable raw materials. Mr Lohay said ABL is working with PPF to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
enough and sustainable raw materials. Mr Lohay said ABL is working with PPF to develop Karanga Leather Factory and with NSSF in supporting small industries in getting capital and with Small Industries Development Organisation (SIDO) and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Social Security Fund Members Reassuredhave only two pension funds, one for the public and the other for the private s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
have only two pension funds, one for the public and the other for the private sectors; the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) will remain as it is while the remaining pension funds would be merged to serve public servants," President Magufuli... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversarysystem that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he us
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
system that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he used to kill 26 church members last month. “NSSF’s work has resulted in a 170 percent increase in records submission, to 4.5 million in 2016 up from only 1.7 million in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversarysystem that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he us
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
system that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he used to kill 26 church members last month. “NSSF’s work has resulted in a 170 percent increase in records submission, to 4.5 million in 2016 up from only 1.7 million in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversarysystem that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he us
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
system that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he used to kill 26 church members last month. “NSSF’s work has resulted in a 170 percent increase in records submission, to 4.5 million in 2016 up from only 1.7 million in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversarysystem that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he us
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
system that allowed the Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter to buy the gun he used to kill 26 church members last month. “NSSF’s work has resulted in a 170 percent increase in records submission, to 4.5 million in 2016 up from only 1.7 million in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bill to fix gun reporting system draws support from both sidesunstable mental health histories whose information has not been entered into NI
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
unstable mental health histories whose information has not been entered into NICS. That work has already been started by NSSF, which has successfully lobbied 16 states to pass laws requiring better reporting practices. As a result, 2.8 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SOYA Receives Sh2.5 Million Boost for 2017 Editionsponsors to go towards preparations for the black tie gala scheduled for Januar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
sponsors to go towards preparations for the black tie gala scheduled for January 17, 2018. National Social Insurance Fund (NSSF) injected Sh1.5mn while Communication Authority of Kenya who has been supporting the event for the last seven years gave... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF's Byarugaba Sets New Targetthe current 1.7 million (800,000 are actively saving) to around five million du
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the current 1.7 million (800,000 are actively saving) to around five million during the period. The long queues inside the NSSF branches will also be reduced leveraging on adoption of information and technology, he said, adding that the Fund's... Read more
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The News-Times
Bill to fix gun reporting system draws support from both sidesunstable mental health histories whose information has not been entered into NI
The News-Times / Posted 16 days ago
unstable mental health histories whose information has not been entered into NICS. That work has already been started by NSSF, which has successfully lobbied 16 states to pass laws requiring better reporting practices. As a result, 2.8 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Clays Rally Begins to Fade Away At the Stock Exchangefor lost deposits affected by a road project and conclusion of a debt-to-equity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
for lost deposits affected by a road project and conclusion of a debt-to-equity deal by the National Social Security Fund (NSSF). The company's share price gained 60 per cent in two weeks last month on the back of speculation over compensation for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania's Plan to Merge Pension Funds Kicks Offthe Public Service Retirement Benefit Act. Public servants currently belong to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the Public Service Retirement Benefit Act. Public servants currently belong to the National Social Security Fund (NSSF). The other existing funds are the PPF Pension Fund, Public Service Pension Fund (PSPF), Local Authorities Pension... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pension Bodies Tipped On Key Sector Reforms2.1 per cent of the total Ugandan population and about five per cent of the wor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
2.1 per cent of the total Ugandan population and about five per cent of the working population. Richard Byarugaba, the NSSF managing director, said although strides have been made to improve the social security landscape, the region is still... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Works On Mbarara Office Complex StartMbarara — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has officially commissioned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Mbarara — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has officially commissioned the construction of its shs3.9bn ultra-modern multipurpose commercial building in Mbarara town. "This project will enable the Fund to continue to diversify its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
11 Million Ugandans Do Not Have Social Security - NSSFthat there is room to streamline various payments required (for instance corpor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
that there is room to streamline various payments required (for instance corporate income tax, VAT, withholding tax, PAYE, NSSF and Local service tax among others). "While the post filing index indicates only 15.5 weeks to obtain a VAT refund, the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Justice Dept. intensifies gun background checks after church massacre, scours system for loopholesstates and NICS, noting that in 2012 only about 1.7 million records related to
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
states and NICS, noting that in 2012 only about 1.7 million records related to mental health were included in the system. NSSF Vice President Lawrence G. Keane expressed support for lawmakers’ most recent proposal. “This legislation will offer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Job Cuts Loom Ahead of Pension Funds Mergerin assets. Under the new setup, public employees who were contributing members
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
in assets. Under the new setup, public employees who were contributing members of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) will be transferred to TPSSF. Private sector employees currently contributing to the PPF Pensions Fund will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Entities to Replace Seven Pension FundsSecurity Fund Act, only two funds, the Public Service Social Security Fund (PSS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Security Fund Act, only two funds, the Public Service Social Security Fund (PSSSF) and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), will be formed to cater for the public and private sectors, respectively. The Bill for the Public Service Social... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Uganda Upbeat on U.S.$5.5 Billion Target By 2025portfolio and reach Ush20 trillion ($5.57 billion) in assets by 2025, despite a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
portfolio and reach Ush20 trillion ($5.57 billion) in assets by 2025, despite a slowdown in the country's economic growth. NSSF executives say that operating in an economy that grew at only 3.9 per cent this past financial year is an uphill task,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF to Reduce Branches As Digital Uptake Increasesthe fund gradually phase out some of its branches spread out in the different r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
the fund gradually phase out some of its branches spread out in the different regions. The announcement came yesterday as NSSF managing director, Richard Byarugaba revealed their plans for the five-years strategic plan, with a key objective of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Jumps 33 Places in Ease of Paying Tax Thanks to Itaxthe tax regime, more can be done to consolidate the gains. "You could, for ins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
the tax regime, more can be done to consolidate the gains. "You could, for instance, ask taxpayers to pay their NHIF and NSSF with the PAYE to KRA, then KRA will be responsible to forward payments to other organizations instead of the taxpayer... Read more
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The News-Times
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The News-Times / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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The Middletown Press
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The Middletown Press / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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The New Canaan News
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The New Canaan News / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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Connecticut Post
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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The Register Citizen
D.C. Buzz: `Fix NICS’ gun legislation introducedon, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records
The Register Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
on, it’s that the background-check system works pretty well — when the records are there,’’ Esty said. But the NRA and NSSF expressed concern after the Las Vegas shooting over the legality of bumpstock devices, which turn semi-automatic rifles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF Unveils Ambitious 5-Year PlanKampala — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) yesterday unveiled a turnaro
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Kampala — The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) yesterday unveiled a turnaround strategy that seeks to transform the pension Fund's fortunes. Speaking at the NSSF media dialogue in Kampala, Mr Richard Byarugaba, the Fund's managing director said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF-PPF Mkulazi Project Laudedparliamentary committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has lauded the perfor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
parliamentary committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has lauded the performance of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) and PPF Pension Fund over implementation of a joint project for the construction of a sugar factory. The committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Social Funds Get Kudos for Key Sugar ProjectPARLIAMENTARY committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has lauded the perfor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
PARLIAMENTARY committee on Constitution and Legal Affairs has lauded the performance of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) and PPF Pensions Fund on the implementation of a joint project for the construction of a sugar factory. The committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Slow Slide Into Crisistaken place recently in the infrastructure, energy and pensions sectors. See,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
taken place recently in the infrastructure, energy and pensions sectors. See, for example, "New corruption scandal rocks NSSF over pension towers construction project", NTV (www.ntv.co.ug), 2 November 2017; "Uganda: Free Pass on High-Level... Read more
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FOX Business
Is the Gun Market's Recovery Based Overseas?oversight of military-grade weapons, such as machine guns and rocket launchers.
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
oversight of military-grade weapons, such as machine guns and rocket launchers. The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) estimates gun sales could surge anywhere from 15% to 20% by the move, though how quickly gunmakers could benefit... Read more
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FOX Business
Is the Gun Market's Recovery Based Overseas?oversight of military-grade weapons, such as machine guns and rocket launchers.
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
oversight of military-grade weapons, such as machine guns and rocket launchers. The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) estimates gun sales could surge anywhere from 15% to 20% by the move, though how quickly gunmakers could benefit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSSF in Capacity Building Driveof the 8 month leadership training in Kampala which was conducted by the Nairob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
of the 8 month leadership training in Kampala which was conducted by the Nairobi-based Strathmore Business School. NSSF Managing Director, Richard Byarugaba, said the training aims to strengthen skills and also facilitate its staff assume... Read more
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Business Standard India
Small savings, big burdenGovernment securities against the collections in the National Small Savings Fun
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
Government securities against the collections in the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF) will probably trump the budget estimate of Rs 1 lakh crore this fiscal year on account of an increased public preference for safe and long-term investments. This... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
Greenwich Time / Posted 30 days ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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The News-Times
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
The News-Times / Posted 30 days ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
Darien News-Review / Posted a month ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted a month ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dems, GOP compromise on gun background check billlicensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to p
Connecticut Post / Posted a month ago
licensed firearms retailers rely upon NICS to prevent the sale of firearms to prohibited persons,’’ said Lawrence Keane, NSSF vice president and general counsel. “This legislation will fix NICS so that background checks are accurate and... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
7 handguns, 2 long guns stolen from Greenwood gun store, reward offered for arrest of suspectInd. -- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the N
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted a month ago
Ind. -- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for stealing multiple guns from a... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Authorities offer $5,000 reward after Greenwood gun store burglaryGREENWOOD, Ind. – The ATF and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) ar
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted a month ago
GREENWOOD, Ind. – The ATF and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) are offering up to a $5,000 reward for information after a gun store in Greenwood was burglarized. On Wednesday morning at around 2:45 a.m., a suspects or suspects... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Reward offered in Seville gun store burglaryIn this case, the suspects were not able to enter the building. ATF is offerin
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted a month ago
In this case, the suspects were not able to enter the building. ATF is offering a reward up to $5,000, which will also be matched by the NSSF for a total possible reward of $10,000. Anyone with information is asked to contact ATF at 1-800-283-4... Read more

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