AOL “plotting merger with Yahoo”

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Law Union And Rock Insurance Plc ( 2008 Annual Report

first_imgLaw Union And Rock Insurance Plc ( listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2008 annual report.For more information about Law Union And Rock Insurance Plc ( reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Law Union And Rock Insurance Plc ( company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Law Union And Rock Insurance Plc (  2008 annual report.Company ProfileLaw Union & Rock Insurance Plc is an insurance company in Nigeria licensed to underwrite all classes of insurance business. The company provides non-life insurance policies which includes cover for motor, fire, burglary, general household and home owners comprehensive, group personal accident, all risks, workmen’s compensation, general third party liability, marine, professional indemnity, goods-in-transit, money, fidelity guarantee, engineering, oil and gas, cargo, onshore property, legal liability, construction erection, business interruption, and bonds insurance policies. The company was founded in 1951. Its head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. Law Union & Rock Insurance Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more