United Bank for Africa Plc (NGX: UBA) has announced that it will pay an interim dividend of 20kobo to its shareholders for the H1 period ended 30th June, 2022.
In a corporate action announcement by the bank signed by Bili A. Odum, the Group Company Secretary, its stated “An interim dividend of N0.20 for every ordinary share of 50 kobo each, subject to applicable withholding tax, will be paid to shareholders whose names appear in the Register of Members as at the close of business on Thursday, September 22, 2022.”
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The Bank’s Register of Members will be closed on Friday, September 23, 2022 to enable theRegistrars prepare for payment of interim dividend.
On Thursday, September 29, 2022, the interim dividend will be paid electronically to shareholders whose names appear on the Register of Members as at close of business on Thursday, September 22, 2022 and who have completed the e-dividend registration and mandated the Registrar to pay their dividends directly into their Bank accounts.
Shareholders who are yet to complete the e-dividend registration are advised to download the Registrar’s E-Dividend Mandate Form, which is available at http://www.africaprudential.com, complete and submit to the Registrar at the address below, any UBA Branch or their respective banks.
Shareholders are also advised to update their records with the Registrar as may be required. The Shareholder Data Form is also available on the Registrar’s website. Duly completed forms should be returned to the Registrar or any Branch. Alternatively, scanned completed forms can be sent to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shareholders with dividend warrants and share certificates that have remained unclaimed or are yet to be presented for payment or returned for validation ae advised to complete the e-dividend registration or contact the Registrar.
Nnamdi Maduakor is a Writer, Investor and Entrepreneur