August 8, 2018/NSE
The Company was notified of the Purchase of 900,000 ordinary shares registered in the name of Pursley Resources Limited (“Pursley”), a Company owned by the wife of Dr. A.B.C Orjiako, Chairman of the Company.
Following the purchase, Pursley now holds a direct interest in 900,000 ordinary shares in the Company which equates to a voting interest of 0.15% (based on Issued Share Capital of 588,444,561).
Further details of the transaction are set out in the attached Notification and Public Disclosure of Transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities and Persons Closely Associated with them.
This notification is made in accordance with Rule 12 of the Amendments to the Listing Rules of the Nigerian Stock Exchange and Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulations.