Earnings releases


Audited Results & Final Dividend Declaration for the year ended 31 December 2001


DIVIDEND DECLARATION
 
Notice is hereby given that the board has declared a final dividend (number 149) of 208 cents per share for the financial year ended 31 December 2001 to shareholders recorded in the register at the close of business on Friday 5 April 2002.

The salient dates of the declaration and payment of this final dividend are as follows:

    Last date to trade ordinary shares "CUM" dividend Wednesday 27 March 2002
  Ordinary shares trade "EX" dividend Thursday 28 March 2002
  Record date Friday 5 April 2002
  Payment date Monday 15 April 2002

No dematerialisation or rematerialisation of share certificates may take place between Wednesday 20 March 2002 and Friday 5 April 2002, both days inclusive. The dividend is declared in the currency of the Republic of South Africa. Dividends paid by the United Kingdom transfer secretaries will be paid in British currency at the rate of exchange ruling at the close of business on Wednesday 27 March 2002.

For and on behalf of the board

M A Kennedy
Group Secretary

Amanzimnyama, Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal
8 March 2002