This is to inform the General Public that on April 29, 2011, The Nigerian Stock Exchange marked down the share price of CAP Plc for the purposes of the payment of an additional Dividend of N2.00 declared by the Company.
On that same date, The Nigerian Stock Exchange also marked down the company’s share price to reflect the proposed Bonus issue of one (1) new share for every one (1) share held by Shareholders whose names appear on the Register of Members.
Please note that The Qualification Date for the purposes of the payment of the Dividend of N2.00 and Allotment of Bonus Issue of one (1) new share for every one (1) share held Shares is April 28, 2011.
Investors buying CAP Plc shares after the Qualification date of April 28, 2011 are buying the shares Ex-Div and Ex-Scrip i.e. will not benefit from the dividend and bonus that may be approved at CAP Plc’s Annual General Meeting scheduled to hold on Thursday, May 19, 2011.
This information relating to the qualification date for the bonus issue supersedes what is published in the Notice of Meeting on Page 4 in the company’s 2010 Annual Report.