Become a Shareholder
To become a shareholder of any of Lafarge Nigeria quoted companies (e.g. Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria Plc or AshakaCem Plc), an intending investor must open a stock broking account - the broker then buys on behalf of the client from the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange(NSE).
Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting holds every year. The purpose of the Annual General meeting is to lay before the Shareholders the audited annual report and accounts, in the previous year and overall performance of the Company.
In accordance with the Companies and Allied Matters Act, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria LFN 2004, the Company Secretary sends out notice of the Annual General Meeting at least 21 days before the date of the meeting or 28 days if a special resolution is to be passed at the meeting.
The Notice of Meeting is also published in at least 2 national dailies. Prior to the Annual General meeting, a copy of the Annual report and Accounts of the Company are circulated for review by the shareholders.
A shareholder can appoint a proxy to attend and vote at the Annual General Meeting on his behalf.