History and Background

The History Of Insurance Broking In Ghana

The year 1965 could be marked as the birth year of Insurance Broking in Ghana. For the first time in the history of Insurance in Ghana the word, ‘Broker’ was mentioned in the Insurance Act which was passed on 29th April 1965 to consolidate the practice of Insurance in Ghana. READ MORE | SHARE

GIBA -The Past

The Ghana Insurance Brokers Association (GIBA) was inaugurated on the 27th of October 1988, with fifteen (15) licensed Broker Firms. Six (6) years before the inauguration there were exchange of ideas and discussions of a united body to spearhead the affairs of Insurance Brokers. On 13th August 1987, the then Commissioner of Insurance, Mr M. A. Darko, called a special meeting of all Brokers and intermediaries, the aftermath of which led to the registration of GIBA in September 1987. READ MORE | SHARE

GIBA The Present

Insurance Broking in Ghana has come a long way. Forty-one (41) years after the first Insurance Broking company was set up, we now have seventy-two (72) licensed Insurance Broking Companies operating in Ghana who are registered with GIBA. READ MORE | SHARE


  • History

  • History of Insurance In Ghana
  • The year 1965 could be marked as the birth year of Insurance Brokerage in Ghana...
  • Messages

  • President's Message
  • The Ghana Insurance Brokers Association has made it clear that it wishes to inject fresh dynamism into its operations to promote and raise the image of Insurance Brokers.
  • Membership

  • Membership
  • Membership of GIBA is open to bodies Corporate and not individual members.
    All newly licensed Insurance Brokers are directed by the NIC to join GIBA.
  • News

  • GIBA Launches Website
  • GIBA has launched it new website to help improve it image and enhance communication