, implemented in late 2008 in its current form, holds responsibility for the provision of 'basic social security' to those employed in the private sector.
This building belongs to the public through NSSF
," said Dr Khisa.He said failure by the tenant to pay rent meant that NSSF
contributors could not get interest on their savings with the organisation.
The platform we are launching today, will make contributing to NSSF
easy and effortless, We are aware that we have an enormous task ahead in meeting public expectations in our new role as a pension fund and I wish to assure you that the Fund is striving to enhance the member experience and we have a couple of initiatives that we shall roll out in the next couple of months, said Chairman Board of Trustees, NSSF
Under the new system, members can now remit their contributions and other payments to NSSF
through the M-PESA PayBill 333300.
"First Shots is well established as a program that connects people interested in learning about firearms safety and target shooting with the ranges and instructors in their communities, and it's proven to not only get these people to the range for their first shots but to keep them coming back," said Zach Snow, NSSF
director, shooting range services.
"The lateness in appointing a new board has impeded the NSSF
's developments," he said.
Glaring gaps in participation of hunting and target shooting among minority groups prompted NSSF
to perform a targeted study: Understanding Diversity in Hunting and Shooting Sports.
REASON FOR AMERICANS' MOST RECENT FIREARM PURCHASES: HOME PROTECTION [right arrow] 40% PERSONAL PROTECTION [right arrow] 36% TARGET SHOOTING [right arrow] 30% HUNTING [right arrow] 28% SOURCE: NSSF
Note: Table made from bar graph.
, a sponsor of the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Shooting Sports Program and an official supporter of the 2002 PVA National Trapshoot Circuit, has announced it is a bronze-medal sponsor of the 2002 games and event sponsor for the trapshooting competition.
"Young people who learn shooting skills in Scouts, 4-H, FFA, and other youth programs are often 'short-stopped' with no clear avenue to follow to progress in the sport," says Doug Painter, NSSF
says it is replacing the old locks with an improved lock with a better locking mechanism and a thicker braided-steel cable.
Insider sources said the NRA pressured ASSC and NSSF
to boycott the event.