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Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - Livestock Feeds Plc

Company Name: Livestock Feeds PLC. (http://LivestockFeedsPLC.com)  Company Symbol: LIVESTOCK [LIVESTOCK]>> Company Report Livestock Feeds PLC Audited Financial Statements for the Period Ended 31 December 2016 2016 2015 N N Revenue: 11.1b 9.0b  Profit Before Tax: 233.9m 300.1m Taxation: (71.7m) (112.2m) Profit After Tax: 152.3m 187.9m Basic Earnings Per Share (K):…

Source: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) |

Number of Kenyans in need of emergency aid has more than doubled in past six months

Latest surveys from the areas worst-affected by the drought show that there are more than 340,000 children under the age of five who are acutely malnourished and in need of immediate support

The Kenya Red Cross Society is warning that the number of people now in need of food assistance has reached 3 million – well over double the number recorded in December 2016. This escalation shows no sign of slowing down, with the government indicating that this figure could climb to…

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - Cement Co. of North. Nig. Plc

Company Name: Cement Co. of North. Nig. Plc (www.SokotoCement.com)  Company Symbol: CCNN [CCNN]>> Company Report Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc.  Market Summary for the Year Ended 31st December  2016 2015 N'000 N'000 Revenue: 14,087,553 13,037,847  Cost of Sale: -10,151,268 -9,185,438  Gross Profit: 3,936,285 3,852,409  Profit before Tax: 1,740,522 1,549,596 …

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - Champion Breweries PLC

Company Name: Champion Breweries PLC (www.ChampionBreweries.com) Company Symbol: CHAMPBRIGHTS [CHAMPBRIGHTS]>> Company Reports Champion Breweries PLC Audited Financial Statements for the Twelve Months Ended 31 Dec 2016  Dec 2016 Dec 2015 N'000 N'000 Turnover: 3,864,943 3,501,845  Cost of Sales: (2,797,890) (2,502,147) Profit before Tax: 637,300 210,179  Taxation: (150,895) (171,303) Profit after Tax:…

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc

Company Name: PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc. (www.PZCussons.com/en_int/markets/nigeria) Company Symbol: PZ [PZ]>> Company Report PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc  Unaudited Financial Statement for 3rd Quarter Ended 28 February, 2017  Feb 28, 2017 Feb 28, 2016  N'000 N'000  Revenue: 57,149,867 50,656,895  Cost of Sales: (37,925,397) (36,966,969)  Profit before Tax: 2,354,946 2,139,976  Taxation: (753,583)…

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - Custodian and Allied Plc

Company Name: Custodian and Allied Plc (www.CustodianPlc.com.ng)  Company Symbol: CUSTODYINS [CUSTODYINS]>> Company Report Custodian and Allied Plc  Audited Group Financial Statements for the Year Ended December 31, 2016  Revenue: December 2016 N38.55b December 2015 N29.79b  Profit before Tax: December 2016 N7.39b December 2015 N5.73b Taxation: December 2016 (N2.06b) December 2015 (N1.53b)  Profit after…

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - MRS Oil Nigeria Plc

Company Name: MRS Oil Nigeria Plc. (www.MRSOilNigPlc.net)  Company Symbol: MRS [MRS]>> Company Report MRS Oil Nigeria Plc  Audited Financial Statements for Year 2016  Revenue/ Gross Earnings: Dec.2016 N109.64b Dec.2015 N87.10b  Profit/ (Loss) Before Tax: Dec.2016 N2.29b Dec.2015 N1.46b  Taxation: Dec.2016 N821.44m Dec.2015 N525.22m  Profit/ (Loss) After Tax: Dec. 2016 N1.47b…

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc

Company Name: Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc (www.ConsolidatedHallmark.com)  Company Symbol: HMARKINS [HMARKINS]>> Company Report Market Summary Name Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc 2016 2015 Gross Written Premium 5,826,950,292 6,039,451,539  Gross Premium Earned 5,708,277,060 5,875,522,094 Net Premium Earned 3,508,281,773 3,189,789,051  Net Claims Paid 1,387,143,712 958,013,626  Management Expenses 1,340,451,352 1,168,001,089  Underwriting Profit 1,068,527,508 1,369,752,603 …

Source: The Nigerian Stock Exchange Corporate News |

The Nigerian Stock Exchange X-Gen News Alert - United Bank for Africa Plc

Company Name: United Bank for Africa Plc (www.UBAgroup.com) Company Symbol: UBA [UBA]>> Company Report United Bank for Africa Plc Audited Financial Statements for The Year Ended 31 December 2016 2016 2015 N'millions N'millions Gross earnings 383,647 314,844 Profit before tax 90,642 68,454 Taxation charge 18,378 8,800 Profit after tax 72,264…

Source: United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) |

ECA launches second generation of its country profiles

The ECA Country Profiles were originally designed in 2015 in accordance with Resolution 917 of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (Abuja, 2014), with the aim to provide African decision-makers with an independent analysis of their countries’ economic and social development including the progress made to achieve regional integration

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) launched today in Dakar the second generation of its Country profiles, on the margins of the African Development Week (Dakar, 23 - 28 March 2017). These reports, which offer a snapshot of economic and social development in African countries, identify policy challenges and provide…