Earnings releases


Audited Results & Final Dividend Declaration for the year ended 31 December 2006


DIVIDEND DECLARATION

 

Notice is hereby given that the Board has declared a final dividend (number 159) of 350 cents per share for the year ended 31 December 2006 to shareholders recorded in the register at the close of business on Friday 16 March 2007.

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

Last date to trade ordinary shares
  "CUM" dividend
Friday 9 March 2007
Ordinary shares trade 
   "EX" dividend
Monday12 March 2007
Record dateFriday16 March 2007
Payment dateThursday22 March 2007

Share certificates may not be dematerialised or re-materialised, nor may transfers between registers take place between Monday 12 March 2007 and Friday 16 March 2007, 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 Friday 9 March 2007.

For and on behalf of the board

M M L Mokoka
Group Secretary

Amanzimnyama
Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal

16 February 2007