In a statement yesterday, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Dr Sekai Nzenza confirmed she had dissolved the National Social Security Authority (NSSA) board after its tenure lapsed in June.
Nzenza said the dissolution was with immediate effect. Said Dr Nzenza:
The Ministry of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare has dissolved the NSSA board of directors with immediate effect, a board that had served its statutory three-year tenure ending 30 June 2018. The tenure of the board had been extended to date, pending appointment of a new board.
She said a new board will be announced to ensure continuous implementation to the NSSA Act [Chapter 17:04].