Livestock Feeds Plc (LIVEST.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Agricultural sector has released it’s 2014 interim results for the first quarter.For more information about Livestock Feeds Plc (LIVEST.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Livestock Feeds Plc (LIVEST.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Livestock Feeds Plc (LIVEST.ng) 2014 interim results for the first quarter.Company ProfileLivestock Feeds Plc manufactures and markets a range of animal feed products in Nigeria which includes feed for poultry, pig and cattle. The company is the dominant brand in animal feeds with an installed capacity of 40 MT/hour single shift and a network of 12 franchise millers. Livestock Feeds Plc was established in 1963 as a subsidiary of Pfizer to provide health and nutritional products for exotic milking cows and hybrid chicken that were being imported into Nigeria. The company’s head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Livestock Feeds Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange
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Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Rector Collierville, TN Rector Bath, NC New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Rector Shreveport, LA Rector Knoxville, TN Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector Washington, DC Kenyan Anglican youth to mobilize a million voters Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET Youth & Young Adults Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs [Anglican Church of Kenya] To mark the 50th anniversary of the Kenya Anglican Youth Organisation (KAYO), its members are launching an initiative aimed at mobilizing one million young people in Kenya to vote in the upcoming General Elections.The youth movement of the Anglican Church in Kenya (ACK), started in 1962 by the late Bishop Obadiah Kariuki, is using its anniversary celebrations to launch the Wajibika Initiative. This youth-led program aims to reach a million young people across Kenya through extensive diocesan structures and encourage them to register and vote.The Wajibika Initiative will also conduct other training in dioceses to empower young people to elect capable and trustworthy leaders who will contribute to the growth of a country along the lines of the reform agenda supported by the church.The anniversary celebrations will be held during the KAYO conference at Senior Chief Koinange Girls’ High School in Kiambu from August 13-18. The youth conference plans to host at least 1,500 Anglican youth from across the nation majority of whom are aged between 18 and 28 years old.Archbishop Eliud Wabukala, primate of the Anglican Church of Kenya, will be the guest of honor among other key national political leaders and dignitaries as well as ACK mission and development partners Submit a Press Release Rector Pittsburgh, PA AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Rector Smithfield, NC Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Featured Events Rector Tampa, FL Submit a Job Listing Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Curate Diocese of Nebraska Youth Minister Lorton, VA Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Martinsville, VA Anglican Communion, Featured Jobs & Calls Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector Hopkinsville, KY Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Submit an Event Listing The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Press Release Service Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Tags Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Faith & Politics, Rector Belleville, IL Virtual Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency Course Online Course Aug. 9-13 Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Director of Music Morristown, NJ Associate Rector Columbus, GA Rector Albany, NY By Joyce MwangiPosted Aug 9, 2012 Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Africa,
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Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people Research / statistics Volunteering A MORI poll has found that Bob Geldof is the famous person most likely to inspire people to get involved in charitable work.The Daily Mail reports that the poll of 1,006 Britons aged 16 and over was carried out to mark the Year of the Volunteer 2005.Sir Bob topped the poll for his achievement of founding Band Aid in 1984 and putting together the Live Aid show n July 1985, and all his subsequent charitable campaigning. Advertisement Bob Geldof is most inspirational charitable celebrity AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 57 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis According to the Daily Mail, “the 10 famous people most likely to inspire people to take up charity or volunteer work are: 1. Bob Geldof2. Lenny Henry3. Kelly Holmes4. Ant and Dec5. The Prince of Wales6. Robbie Williams7. Jamie Oliver and Davina McCall9. Lorraine Kelly10. David Beckham Howard Lake | 1 January 2005 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
News Another journalist murdered in Haiti News HaïtiAmericas Journalist shot dead amid anti-government protests in Haiti to go further News Reporters Without Borders said today a decision by Radio Haiti Inter to shut down because of threats to its staff was a “serious blow” to press freedom in the country. He accused the government of being largely responsible.Station director Michèle Montas (cf. foto), whose husband Jean Dominique, the radio’s owner, was shot dead three years ago, announced on the air on 21 February that it was closing down the next day. “Three of our people have already been killed and we don’t want to lose anyone else,” she said.”The station’s enforced closure is a serious blow to press freedom and news diversity in Haiti,” said Reporters Without Border secretary-general Robert Ménard. “The government is largely responsible because it has not made any serious investigation of the regular threats and attacks on the staff.””Virtually all government institutions have blocked the enquiry into the murder of Dominique and the station’s watchman, who were killed on 3 April 2000. The failure to punish those responsible has allowed the station’s enemies to continue their attacks on the people who work for it. This climate of impunity created by the authorities allows killers to dictate to the society,” he said.The closure came after serious threats were made to the station’s journalists and technical staff, who wrote to the management on 1 February expressing their great concern about many recent incidents. Montas said they had received anonymous phone calls threatening them with the same fate as Maxime Séïde, Montas’ bodyguard who was killed last Christmas Day when gunmen attacked her house. They had also been abused while reporting and watched by vehicles without number-plates lurking near the radio station.Montas said the station was only closing temporarily and that staff would continue to work on in-depth subjects that would be broadcast on other stations or on Radio Haiti Inter when the situation had improved. “We’ll be back,” she said.She condemned the general atmosphere of intolerance and impunity in the country. “Our silence will continue to raise the issue of various freedoms – freedom to inform the public and freedom of expression, that are currently threatened by people who think they are above the law.”She said the fight to punish those who killed Dominique would never be abandoned despite the obstacles and pressures exerted on the investigation into his death and that of the station’s gatekeeper, Jean-Claude Louissant, who was murdered at the same time. Threats against the station had increased, she said, after it was announced that the killers would soon be charged. Since then, proceedings seem to have come to a halt and the investigating judge has not taken action to permit formal charges to be publicly made.The outspoken Dominique, Haiti’s best-known journalist and political commentator, was shot dead, along with Louissant, in the courtyard of the radio station as he arrived for work. He had been critical of supporters of the former Duvalier dictatorship, military figures, the country’s wealthy families and, not long before his death, of those in President Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s ruling Fanmi Lavalas party who he suspected of wanting to “turn the movement away from its ideals.”The murder investigation was handed in September 2000 to Judge Claudy Gassant after another judge, Jean-Sénat Fleury, resigned from the case after being threatened. Gassant’s mandate was not immediately renewed by Aristide when it expired on 3 January 2002 and he fled to the United States. He had received much pressure after deciding to charge a former military officer, Dany Toussaint, who is a Fanmi Lavalas senator.The justice ministry has never given the investigating judge adequate protection despite the threats and police have refused to carry out arrest warrants. Police are also suspected of handing over a major suspect to a mob that chopped him to death.The senate has refused to lift Toussaint’s parliamentary immunity so that he could be properly investigated. Only pressure by Haitian civil society and international organisations has prevented the case from being closed. Help by sharing this information Receive email alerts HaïtiAmericas Violence against the press in Haiti: RSF and CPJ write to Minister of Justice News Follow the news on Haïti November 14, 2019 Find out more February 24, 2003 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Radio Haïti Inter shuts down October 11, 2019 Find out more Radio Haiti Inter shut down on 22 february because of threats to its staff. “The government is largely responsible because it has not made any serious investigation of the regular threats and attacks on the staff”, said Reporters Without Borders. Organisation RSF_en June 11, 2019 Find out more
News UpdatesSupreme Court To Hear Finally Centre’s Appeal Against Reduction Of Drug Trafficker’s Sentence By 16 Years In January; Also Defers Bail Plea Mehal Jain11 Dec 2020 12:50 AMShare This – xThe Supreme Court on Thursday listed for hearing in January, 2021 the Union of India’s appeal against the Bombay High Court direction to the Centre to revise a convict’s release date by taking into consideration the adoption of sentence in terms of Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003 and order his release after calculating his date of release.The bench headed by Justice A….Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe Supreme Court on Thursday listed for hearing in January, 2021 the Union of India’s appeal against the Bombay High Court direction to the Centre to revise a convict’s release date by taking into consideration the adoption of sentence in terms of Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003 and order his release after calculating his date of release.The bench headed by Justice A. M. Khanwilkar was hearing the Centre’s SLP against the 2019 Bombay High Court judgment allowing a petition filed by one Shaikh Istiyaq Ahmed, who was lodged in Thane Central prison after being convicted of being a drug trafficker by the Supreme Court of Mauritius in 2014 and sentenced to 26 years in prison. He was transferred to India three years later, in 2017. The High Court had observed: “The quantity of drug possessed by the petitioner would fall in category (b) i.e. intermediate quantity and therefore if he would have been tried in India under the existing regime after coming into force of the new amendment, he would have been liable for sentence of 10 years under Clause (b) of Section 21 of the NDPS Act. Taking into consideration the fact that if the same offence committed by the petitioner in Mauritius was committed in India, he would have been imposed a penalty prescribed under Section 21(b) and in such circumstances, the compatibility of the sentence would not only require compatibility of duration but also the nature of the offence. The mere reason that if the prayer of the petitioner is granted it would amount to reduction of sentence by 16 years cannot be a valid justification for rejection of the prayer of the petitioner.””This case involves the interpretation of section 13 of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act. It is a very important, very sensitive issue which will impact many cases. It also affects diplomatic relations of the country”, urged ASG Madhavi Diwan.As the bench showed the inclination to adjourn the matter on account of being tied up in another long hearing, the ASG pressed, “I am ready to argue today also…the issue is that on the last occasion also, they had pressed for bail. But Your Lordships had felt that important issues arise and had deferred the bail plea”On Thursday, the bench, also comprising Justice B. R. Gavai, agreed to hear the matter in January, keeping the plea for ad-interim bail deferred until then.The Supreme Court had stayed the impugned judgment of the Bombay High Court last year. In October this year, a bench headed by Justice Rohinton Nariman had listed the case for final hearing in December “as important questions arise”. The application for ad-interim bail was also deferred.Ahmed was charged with the offence of wilfully, unlawfully and knowingly being in possession of dangerous drugs for the purposes of distribution in Mauritius. He was charged for carrying 152.8 gms of heroin powder with (a) 15.9 grams contained in a double plastic sachet, and (b) 136.9 grams contained in 39 white plastic capsules.A division bench of Justices Ranjit More and Bharati Dangre allowed Ahmed’s plea and directed the authorities to revise his release date by taking into consideration the adoption of sentence in terms of Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003 and order the release of the petitioner after calculating his date of release.Case BackgroundThe petitioner was arrested on October 23, 2008 and has been in jail since then. In light of the agreement entered into between the Government of India and the Court of Mauritius for transfer of prisoners, he came to be transferred to India from Mauritius in 2017 to undergo the remainder of his sentence in Indian prison.According to the petitioner, he enquired with the jail authorities about the date of his release after spending a total of 1,912 days in prison which would translate to 5 years 2 months and 27 days. He was informed that the said period, i.e., 1,912 days, was not included by the jail authorities in the sentence, while adopting the petitioner’s transfer from Mauritius.The petitioner’s sister forwarded an email communication to the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, on April 19, 2017, and the petitioner came in possession of some related papers. On the basis of this scanty material, the petitioner made a representation before the said ministry.By the first order, the grievance of the petitioner about deduction of the period spent by him on remand in Mauritius not being taken into account while calculating his sentence during transfer from Mauritius to India was considered positively and it was ordered that the period spent on remand by the petitioner will be deducted from the sentence of 26 years awarded to him. The grievance of the petitioner as regards the adoption of sentence in terms of Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003, however, came to be rejected. This was challenged before the high court.JudgmentAdvocate MM Najmi appeared on behalf of the petitioner and questioned the ministry’s decision to reject the petitioner’s prayer for reduction of sentence under the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, on the ground that it would lead to a reduction of sentence by 16 years, on the ground that it is not in consonance with Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003, and Article 8 of the Transfer of Sentenced Persons Agreement between India and Mauritius.He pointed to Article 8 of the Indo-Mauritius Agreement on transfer of sentenced persons which provides that the receiving state shall be bound by the legal nature and duration of the sentence as determined by the transferring state. He submitted that the said agreement contemplates that the nature and duration of the punishment or measure should correspond with the sentence that is imposed by the judgment of the transferring state.Whereas, appearing for the Union, Ministry of Home Affairs, advocate Hiten Venegaokar placed heavy reliance on Article 8 of the Agreement on Transfer of Sentenced Persons between the two nations and would submit that the said agreement provides that the receiving States shall be bound by the legal nature and duration of the sentence as determined by the transferring State, meaning India was bound by the sentence imposed by the Supreme Court of Mauritius.After examining the above submissions and the Act of 2003, the court noted: “If a similar offence was committed in India the petitioner would have been subjected to the NDPS Act, 1985 regime and he would have warranted a penalty under Section 21 of the said enactment. The NDPS Act which provides for deterrent punishment for various offences related to illegal trafficking in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substance contained a uniform punishment of minimum 10 years rigorous Imprisonment which may be extended upto 20 years. While the enactment envisages severe punishment for drug traffickers it also envisages a reformative approach towards the addict.”Thus, the petition was allowed and the court ruled that the petitioner was entitled to adoption of sentence under Section 13(6) of the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003.Click Here To Download Order[Read Order]Next Story
News Updates’SNDP Yogam Has Not Filed Annual Returns For 3 Continuous Years’ : Kerala HC Directs Decision On Sanoo’s Plea To Disqualify Vellappally & Ors As Directors LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK9 Jan 2021 12:38 AMShare This – xThe Kerala High Court has directed the Inspector General of Registration to take a decision on the complaint filed by noted writer Professor M K Sanoo seeking disqualification of Vellappally Natesan and three others as the directors of the SNDP Yogam.A single bench of Justrice N Nagaresh directed that the decision should be taken within a period of three months.Professor Sanoo had filed…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe Kerala High Court has directed the Inspector General of Registration to take a decision on the complaint filed by noted writer Professor M K Sanoo seeking disqualification of Vellappally Natesan and three others as the directors of the SNDP Yogam.A single bench of Justrice N Nagaresh directed that the decision should be taken within a period of three months.Professor Sanoo had filed a complaint before the Inspector General of Registration alleging that Natesan and other directors of SNDP Yogam have incurred disqualification under Section 164(2) of the Companies Act as they have failed to file the annual returns of the Yogam for three consecutive financial years from 2013-14 to 2015-16.He then filed a writ petition in the High Court seeking action against General Secretary of SNPD Vellappally Natesan, President Dr MN Soman, Vice President Tushar Vellappally and Devaswom Secreary Arayakkandil Santhosh.Sanoo’s caseSanoo contended that Natesan and others who claim to be SNPD Directors “are taking advantage of absence of a proper and effective regulatory frame work”.The petitioner submitted that Aruvippuram Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam( SNDP Yogam) is registered as a company under the Kerala Non-trading Companies Act, 1961. A company registered under the Kerala Non-Trading Companies Act 1961 is deemed to be a company registered under the Companies Act, 1956. Since the Companies Act 2013 has replaced the Companies Act 1956, the provisions of the 2013 Act are applicable to the Yogam, as held in the HC decision K. Manoj @ Manoj Kadakampally and othersv. Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam and others.The petitioner urged that Section 164(2)(a) disqualifies a person as Director if financial statements or annual returns are not filed for a continuous period of three years. Such Directors cannot be reappointed for a period of five years. Section 167 of the Companies Act, 2013 mandates that the office of a Director shall become vacant in case he incurs any of the disqualifications specified in Section 164. In view of the continued default in filing the mandatory returns, Natesan and the other directors should be deemed to have vacated office of the Directors by operation of Section 164(2) of the Companies Act read with Section 167 and they are disqualified from seeking re-election. Allegations have strong legal footing, HC saysThe High Court observed that Sanoo’s allegations have ‘strong legal footing’. The Court noted that there are no materials to indicate that the Directors of the Yogam took any effective steps to file annual returns/financial statements during the period from 2013-’14 to 2015-’16.The disqualification under Section 164(2) is by operation of law and automatic.”Since the Yogam has not filed annual returns/financial statements from the year 2013-’14 to 2015-’16 for a continuous period of three years, the Directors who were holding the office during the period would be disqualified for reappointment for the next five years”, Justice Nagaresh observed in the judgment delivered on January 5. The Court however observed that there was lack of clarity in the pleadings in the writ petition as to whether Natesan and others were the Directors of the Yogam during the relevant period.”Going through the pleadings in the writ petition, I find that there is no positive assertion anywhere in the writ petition that respondents 4 to 7 were Directors of the Company during the three consecutive years since 2013-’14, except in the case of the 4th respondent(Natesan)…The pleadings in the writ petition leaves this Court to presume that the 4th respondent has been the General Secretary of the Yogam during the years 2013-’14 to 2015-’16. As regards respondents 5 to 7, there is no pleading in the writ petition asserting that they were Directors of the Company during the said period”.In such circumstances, the Court said it was refraining from ordering their disqualification due to insufficient pleadings.”Disqualification of Directors for reappointment or appointment in any Company is a serious matter affecting rights of Directors to hold office of the Director not only in the defaulted company but also in other companies. Therefore, it will not be advisable and would indeed be improper to declare that respondents 4 to 7 are disqualified for reappointment in the Yogam, in view of Section 164(2) of the Companies Act, 2013 in the absence of sufficient pleadings”.However, as the Court found that the allegations made by the petitioner have strong legal footing, it directed the competent authority, the Inspector General of Registration under the Government of Kerala, to decide on Sanoo’s complaint within 3 months, after giving an opportunity of hearing for all parties likely to be affected.Click here to read/download the judgment Next Story