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Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc (VERITA.ng) Q12016 Interim Report


first_imgVeritas Kapital Assurance Plc (VERITA.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2016 interim results for the first quarter.For more information about Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc (VERITA.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc (VERITA.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc (VERITA.ng)  2016 interim results for the first quarter.Company ProfileVeritas Kapital Assurance Plc is a leading insurance company in Nigeria licensed to cover all classes of non-life insurance products and services. The company was formerly known as Unity Kapital Assurance Plc and incorporated in 1973 as a private liability company under the name Kano State Insurance Company. Non-life insurance products and services offered by Veritas Kapital Assurance Limited includes auto insurance which covers motor third party, fire and theft; home insurance which covers risk of fire, flooding and burglary; aviation insurance which covers hull losses as well as liability for passenger injuries, death, environmental and third-party damage caused by aircraft accidents; marine insurance which covers hull and cargo damage; engineering insurance which covers problems related to production capacity and financial losses; oil and gas insurance which covers all issues related to employees, physical assets, balance sheets and long-term viability; and bond insurance which is a financial guarantee taken out by contractors to indemnify them against any defaults. Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc offers medical insurance and pension fund administration services through its subsidiaries; Health Care Security Limited and FUG Pensions Limited. The company’s head office is in Abuja, Nigeria. Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more


Fan Milk Limited (FML.gh) 2017 Annual Report


first_imgFan Milk Limited (FML.gh) listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange under the Food sector has released it’s 2017 annual report.For more information about Fan Milk Limited (FML.gh) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Fan Milk Limited (FML.gh) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Fan Milk Limited (FML.gh)  2017 annual report.Company ProfileFan Milk Limited manufactures and markets dairy products and fruit drinks in Ghana. The company produces a range of frozen strawberry yoghurts, chocolates, ice cream, snacks, ice lollies and citrus drinks under the following brand names; FanYogo, FanChoco, FanIce, FanDango and FanPop. Fan Milk Limited manages a network of independent distributors and agents. Formerly known as Ghana Milk Company Limited, the company changed its name to Fan Milk Limited in 1962. The company is a subsidiary of Fan Milk International A/S with headquarters in Acca, Ghana. Fan Milk Limited is listed on the Ghana Stock Exchangelast_img read more


Ten reasons to buy the new issue of Rugby World


first_img Rugby may have come to a halt in the northern hemisphere for a few weeks but the latest issue of Rugby World has plenty to plug the gap. The August issue ticks both the 15s and sevens boxes with in-depth reviews of the summer tours as well as exclusive interviews with those set to make a big impact on the Olympics stage. Here are ten reasons to buy Rugby World this month… Tours verdictEngland and Scotland triumphed in New Zealand and Japan respectively, Ireland made history in South Africa while Wales were whitewashed in New Zealand. Former England fly-half Stuart Barnes analyses the performances of the four home nations in June while Paul Grayson compares England’s Class of 2016 with that of 2003 and Sean Holley pinpoints four areas where Wales must improve Olympics SpecialDan Norton, Kayla McAlister, Collins Injera, Seabelo Senatla, Perry Baker and Ellia Green – six sevens stars destined for big things in Rio talk to us about their journeys to the Olympics. Plus, how sevens took over the world… Stats attackTake a look at the facts and figures behind Connacht’s Guinness Pro12 triumph and another Aviva Premiership title for SaracensCrowd pleaser: Connacht’s John Muldoon celebrates the Pro12 win with fans. Photo: Inpho Exclusive interviewsEngland’s James Haskell talks through his adventures in Oz, Wales No 8 Taulupe Faletau addresses his move to Bath, Paddy Jackson of Ireland opens up on his new-found focus and Scotland lock Richie Gray discusses his love affair with FranceShining light: Taulupe Faletau battles with TJ Perenara last month. Photo: Getty Images Damian McKenzieThe Chiefs full-back has become something of a cult hero for Super Rugby fans in the northern hemisphere, with his cheeky grin and no-fear attacking attitude, so we decided to find out more about the 21-year-old – from phobias to guilty pleasuresOn the up: Damian McKenzie has a laugh during All Blacks training. Photo: Getty Images Lions 2017Who should be on the plane to New Zealand next year? RW readers name names as the British Isles tour comes into focusFab 15: Will Scotland’s Stuart Hogg be part of next year’s Lions squad? Photo: Getty Images Coaches’ cornerThey used to play for London Irish together and are now all coaches – we get to know more about Conor O’Shea, Mark McCall, David Humphreys and Brendan Venter Project playersDoes the residency rule need looking at? Does rugby need to put a stop to ‘project players’ brought in by unions with a view to qualifying after three years in the country? Stephen Jones gives his thoughts on the hot topic while our Secret Player columnist takes a different stanceWrapped up: Scotland’s South Africa-born prop WP Nel in action against Japan. Photo: Getty Images U20 World CupHosts England triumphed in Manchester while Ireland also entered the record books – we look back at the tournament and showcase fabulous photographs from the eventNorth stars: Ireland and England line up for the U20 World Cup final. Photo: Getty Images Total workoutDiscover why the Skillmill is the machine that can shake up your fitness regime – it has all the bases covered, as Italy’s Martin Castrogiovanni (below) explains TAGS: Highlight For the latest Rugby World subscription offers click here and find out how to download the digital edition here.center_img Why you need to get your hands on Rugby World’s August edition LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Red Rose rules: England enjoy their 3-0 series win over Australia. Photo: Getty Images last_img read more


Haiti at the abyss


first_imgAccording to the Miami Herald, not a single vaccination against COVID-19 had taken place in Haiti as of April 9. Lack of planning, no health system, bureaucratic inertia were all given as reasons. (tinyurl.com/fkz9s75a)Eighty percent of Haitians live on less than $2 a day. (tinyurl.com/yfkf5jp9) The minimum wage is $6.41 for an eight-hour day. The official unemployment rate is over 13%, but most jobs are catch-as-catch-can — loading trucks, digging ditches, pushing carts, selling sugar water in the market and so on.Food insecurity is high. Relief Web estimates that 4 to 5 million Haitians experience acute hunger, going without food for a considerable period of time. If you don’t work in Haiti, usually you don’t eat. In major cities there are foreign-funded nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) that might provide some spot relief.Kidnapping has been both a political and financial tool in Haiti. A special U.S. SEAL force kidnapped Haitian President Bertrand Aristide to exile in the Central African Republic in February 2004. The Haitian bourgeoisie has hired gangs to kidnap political rivals.A protest against kidnapping in Port-au-Prince, Haiti’s capital.As times have grown harder and rivalries sharper, gangs have adopted kidnapping as a fundraising affair that lets them pay for their neighbors’ support, buy weapons and support a more-than-subsistence lifestyle. Their targets have broadened.Associated Press reported that, in December 2020, a woman in Port-au-Prince — who made her living selling hot dogs in the market and recruiting students for a cosmetology school — was kidnapped from a car that a friend was driving. Her friend’s family raised enough money to get her back, but she is still afraid to go to work. (tinyurl.com/ep7kaamr)On April 1, Holy Thursday, the Gospel Kreyol Ministry was livestreaming its service from Haiti when a group of armed people burst into the studio and kidnapped the well-known pastor and the organist, leading them away under full view of the cameras. The church put up a GoFundMe page and freed the abducted members. The kidnappers haven’t been caught.Bus drivers, who generally rent or own their own bus and run their businesses on a cash basis, have been a particular target. Kidnappers take the bus — their transportation out of the situation — along with the driver’s cash, and can rob the passengers. The drivers and their communities have begun fighting back with strikes and road barricades, often made of burning tires. (Miami Herald, April 14)Drivers have reported at least one instance of cops working to clear an “accident” on National Route 1 that had caused traffic to back up so kidnappers could seize the bus drivers and their vehicles.Accelerating crisisOn April 12, five Catholic priests, one of whom was French, two nuns and three laypeople were seized on their way to an investiture service. The Archdiocese of Port-Au-Prince immediately issued a statement requesting their release. The kidnappers were asking for $3 million.On April 15, the Catholic hierarchy asked all Haitians to participate in a work stoppage and also to pray for the kidnapped priests and the others. The 11 Haitian bishops came to the Church of St. Peter in Petionville, Port-Au-Prince, and officiated at a mass before a packed congregation, with a large crowd gathered outside.As the bishops’ procession was leaving the church, the mostly young crowd — with fists in the air — began chanting “Nou bouke!” (“We’re fed up!”) over and over, along with “Aba Jovenel!” (“Down with Jovenel!” — Jovenel Moïse, the current president of Haiti who has refused to obey the constitution and leave office.)Cops then fired tear gas into the church; some panicked people collapsed into the pews; others rushed out. There were no immediate reports of asphyxiation, but it can happen when tear gas is used in a confined area.History of U.S.  interferenceThe response of the U.S. government has been muted. The State Department has issued its most severe level of warning on the danger of traveling to Haiti and has urged the government there to improve the security situation. But the current U.S. ambassador to Haiti, Michele J. Sison, is not functioning as such, having been nominated to be assistant secretary of state for international organization affairs..This is a milquetoast response from a U.S. government whose secretary of state, Hillary Clinton, directly intervened in Haiti in 2011 to make Michel Martelly president. Martelly’s party, the Haitian Party of Tèt Kale (PHTK) in 2016 picked Jovenel Moïse, a businessman, to be president, with the blessing of U.S. diplomats.The U.S. openly attacks Haiti’s autonomy when that suits U.S. economic and political interests — starting with the U.S. 1804 economic blockade of the country after Haitian liberation fighters under Jean Jacques Dessaline crushed the French slave masters to win independence.Currently the U.S. appears to be using NGOs like Human Rights Watch to indirectly intervene.It is clear that the U.S. is actually supporting the slide of Haiti into an economic and political abyss, as a warning to poor countries oppressed by imperialism against asserting their own road to development.Twitter @dunkel_gregFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more


London-based Bahraini opposition satellite TV station Lualua TV jammed


first_img Help by sharing this information News July 17, 2011 – Updated on January 20, 2016 London-based Bahraini opposition satellite TV station Lualua TV jammed RSF_en center_img Lualua TV, a London-based Bahraini opposition satellite TV station, was jammed from the day of its launch onwards despite changing frequency regularly. According to Eutelsat, the jamming was being orchestrated from Bahrain. Created by 15 members of the Bahraini opposition, Lualua TV wanted to broadcast from Bahrain but was repeatedly denied permission. It is still managing to broadcast on the Hotbird satellite. Organisation last_img


WATCH: Barrett delighted with squad so far this season


first_imgThe post WATCH: Barrett delighted with squad so far this season appeared first on Sporting Limerick. 21 September 2018; Limerick manager Tommy Barrett during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Bray Wanderers and Limerick at the Carlisle Grounds in Bray, Wicklow. Photo by Matt Browne/SportsfileLimerick FC picked up a massive 2-1 victory over Galway United at the Markets Field on Saturday evening and as a result moved into the final play-off place at the half way stage of the league season.The Super Blues had to show character to come back from a goal down when Shane Doherty gave the visitors the lead in the first half. However, second half goals from Lee Devitt and Kieran Hanlon rescued the three points.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Limerick manager Tommy Barrett was pleased with the comprehensive nature of the victory despite the slender one goal margin. Lee Devitt’s goal was his first for the club and Barrett was happy for the youngster.He is a great lad. You can play him anywhere whether it be left wing, centre-midfield, left-back. He’s primarily a centre-midfielder and he is going to be that. We have to mind him because he is still only 18 years old. He is a really good prospect and we will look after him as best as we can.To watch the full post-match press conference, click on the link below. Previous articleREVIEW – Godzilla: King of the MonstersNext articleWATCH: The Republic of Ireland send England packing with a 2-0 victory at the World Cup of Darts Adrian Finnin Email Twitter GIF Analysis: Treaty show plenty of promise in game of two halves WhatsApp NewsWATCH: Barrett delighted with squad so far this seasonBy Adrian Finnin – June 8, 2019 139 Linkedin Facebook Former Limerick FC defender Tony Whitehead ‘not surprised’ by Treaty United’s dream start LISTEN: Stephen Hunt Reviews Ireland Vs Serbia Advertisement Print Former Limerick FC star named in Ireland squad TAGSfootballLimerick City and CountyLimerick FCsoccerSportSporting limerick “We have no divine right to beat anyone unless we’re one hundred percent at it” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick’s Paudie O’Connor named Bradford City Player of the Season last_img read more


Update: Gardai investigate as car flees the scene of Letterkenny crash


first_imgNews Previous articleChloe into 2nd Round of Badminton’s WimbledonNext articleNorthern Ireland Affairs Committee to investigate On the Run letters News Highland WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Pinterest Update: Gardai investigate as car flees the scene of Letterkenny crashcenter_img By News Highland – March 5, 2014 Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Gardai are investigating after a car involved in a crash on the De Valera Road in Letterkenny fled the scene.The collision occurred after 4 o’clock on Wednesday evening.Traffic was severely disrupted for a time as emergency services dealt with the incident. The road closure had a knock on effect to traffic around the town.The crash involved two vehicles, one of which left the scene. The hunt for that vehicle and its driver is ongoing.There are no details of injuries at present.The road was expected to re-open at around 6.30pm on Wednesday evening. Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApplast_img read more


Ramage updates ‘state of city’


first_imgLatest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day “This acquisition allowed the city to move the county’s revenue commission, probate judge and OCAP offices from Brundidge Station. The county will utilize the building as a voting location for future county and state elections,” Ramage said.In FY2010, the City received a $79,000 grant from the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs for the purpose of replacing 104 streetlights with new green technology LED lights.“In FY2012, the City will replace 91 250W/400W street lights with new 130W energy-efficient LED lighting along five major thoroughfares and upgrade the only traffic signal owned by the city,” Ramage said. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Print Article Email the author Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies…center_img Brundidge Mayor Jimmy Ramage gave a “state of the city” address to the Brundidge Business Association at its annual banquet on Thursday night and said that the city had a productive year in 2011 and that trend is expected to continue into 2012.“In FY 2011, the city was able to acquire playground equipment at an auction at Dixie Academy for a discounted price and we installed the playground equipment at Galloway Park,” Ramage said. “In partnership with the Pike County Board of Education, the city resurfaced the track at the Pike County High School campus. The school system continues to allow citizens to utilize the facility. The contribution to the school cost $22,000.”During the year, the city purchased the former doctor’s building at the annual tax sale by the Pike County Revenue commission for $2,100 and then replaced the building roof, resurfaced the parking lot and updated the building. The City has about $20,000 in the building, which is insured for $214,000. “We are doing this to increase energy and cost savings as well as promote safe transportation of goods.”The streets that will upgrade include S.A. Graham Boulevard, South Main, Veterans’ Boulevard, Galloway Road and North Main Street. The Lott Boulevard traffic signal will also have lights replaced with LED lighting.“A total of $69,950 in Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) funds has been approved. The City will provide $11,531 in cash and in-kind match or 16 percent of total grant funds,” Ramage said. “Less maintenance also generates cost savings for these lights, which provide better perceived light and with less light loss. The funds were provided to the state by the Stimulus Funds.”The city also partners with East Central Mental Health Mental Retardation to provide an after school program and a summer program that is separate from the recreation department. Last summer, an average of 60-65 children participated and as many as 80 at times, the mayor said. Ramage updates ‘state of city’ By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder The city teamed with Southern Classic Food Group and applied for funding from ADECA to assist the company in expanding its operations in Brundidge by adding a rail spur to serve the site. The total budget is $400,000 and the state contributed $250,000.“Additional funding will be made available by the local electric cooperative through its revolving loan program,” Ramage said. “Southern Classic Food Group is investing additional capital in Brundidge and providing additional employment opportunities through this project.”An off street-parking project in front of Brundidge Station was recently completed at a cost of about $60,000 to date.“The city is considering several options for the grassed areas and transitioning areas between the two lots,” Ramage said. “The city was recently awarded $5,000 from the State of Alabama Tourism Department to advertise the festivals held locally. So, we are moving into FY2012 with optimism about the future of our city.” You Might Like Event teaches safe driving Even at the relatively safe speed on 35 miles per hour, it’s possible to be seriously injured or killed in… read more Book Nook to reopen Published 7:53 am Saturday, January 21, 2012last_img read more


Adani Welspun makes gas discovery in Mumbai offshore basin, India


first_imgNew discovery is located in proximity to the B-9 Cluster fields operated by the company Adani Welspun Exploration finds gas in the MB-OSN-2005/2 block, offshore India. (Credit: QR9iudjz0 from FreeImages) Adani Welspun Exploration (AWEL) has made its first ever gas discovery in the MB-OSN-2005/2 block in the Tapti-Daman Sector of the Mumbai offshore basin in India.The company is a joint venture between Indian conglomerate Adani Group and construction engineering company Welspun Enterprises.According to Welspun Enterprises, the drilling of the well in the offshore block has confirmed the presence of considerable quantities of gas and condensate.The company said that three potential zones were identified during the drilling of the well. From these, two objects tested by drill stem testing (DST) flowed a significant quantity of gas and condensate to the surface, said Welspun Enterprises.The company revealed that one of the objects flowed 9.7 million standard cubic feet per day (mmscfd) of gas along with condensate of 378 barrels/day (B/D) via a 28/64” choke at 2,659 pound per square inch (psi) of flowing tubing head pressure (FTHP).The second object flowed 9.1mmscfd of gas along with condensate of 443B/D via a 28/64” choke at 2566psi FTHP.Adani Welspun Exploration has 100% participative interest (PI) and is the operator of the MB-OSN-2005/2 block, which spans 714.6km2.The MB-OSN-2005/2 block was awarded to the joint venture under the New Exploration Licensing Policy VII (NELP-VII) bid round.Welspun Enterprises said that early indications showed the occurrence of gas-bearing reservoirs within the sandstone reservoirs of the Mahuva and Daman formations.Production is already underway in the Tapti-Daman Sector by other operators.Adani Welspun Exploration MD Sandeep Garg said: “In addition to being value accretive for the Company, this discovery could be a significant breakthrough for our nation given India’s focus to nearly triple the share of natural gas in its energy mix by the end of this decade.”“The Company is also an operator with 100% PI of an adjacent Discovered Small Field B-9 Cluster in this prolific gas bearing zone. The proximity of these two prospective Blocks will enable AWEL to synergise and optimize development of both the blocks.”Welspun Enterprises holds a 35% stake in Adani Welspun Exploration through its subsidiary Welspun Natural Resources. The remaining 65% stake in the upstream joint venture is held by Adani Group’s flagship company Adani Enterprises.last_img read more


Latest Love Island contestant is London lettings negotiator


first_imgHome » News » Agencies & People » Latest Love Island contestant is London lettings negotiator previous nextAgencies & PeopleLatest Love Island contestant is London lettings negotiatorHarley Brash is one of three new contestants to join the programme, and is the second estate agent to feature on it.Nigel Lewis16th July 201902,436 Views One of the latest contestants to join the Love Island TV show is a lettings agent from London, The Negotiator can reveal.20-year-old Harley Brash has joined the programme and is taking a break from her role at a central London branch of Martin & Co where her profile on the company’s website says: “Harley relocated from her native Newcastle, where she gained four years’ experience in the lettings industry.“She loves working in the Chelsea and Riverside area, surrounded by a mixture of stunning period properties and exciting new build developments.“In her spare time, Harley enjoys travelling, trying out new restaurants and socialising with friends over a glass of Prosecco or two.”Harley, who works in a team of 12 at Martin & Co, is one of two other new contestants to join the ITV series in Majorca as its final dramas play out.The show is being watched by six million people per episode at the moment, breaking previous records and has been beaten only by the Women’s World Cup and Coronation Street.Harley is not the only contestant with property connections – in 2017 Harley Judge featured on the show and subsequently joined a Norwich agency.Island connectionsBrash is well connected in the world of Love Island, as well as being a letting agent.Harley knows several other contestants on the programme including Ellie Brown, Zara McDermott and Adam Collard.“Ellie Brown is my best friend, she is amazing, we are like sisters. My mam and her mam were best friends, so we’ve known each other since we were little.“We’ve always stuck together. I know Zara McDermott through Ellie too. I also know Adam Collard well, he’s such a lovely boy.” harley brash Martin & Co Love island July 16, 2019Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021last_img read more




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