Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 03:00PM /NSE
Forte Oil Plc (Forte) hereby notifies the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), its shareholders and other stakeholders that the Board of Directors of the Company has approved the appointment of Mr. Oladeinde Nelson-Cole as Acting Company Secretary with effect from July 29, 2019. Mr. Nelson-Cole will also serve as the Company's Acting General Counsel.
As the acting Company Secretary/General Counsel, Mr. Nelson-Cole will guide the Board of Forte in ensuring strict compliance with regulatory and statutory requirements. He holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from The Lagos State University (LASU) and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2006.
Prior to joining Forte in 2013, Mr. Nelson-Cole was a Senior Associate in the Law Firm of RouQ and Company.
Following the resignation of Mr. Akin Olagbende, the Board has approved that Mr. Nelson-Cole should act as Company Secretary.