1. What is a share?

  • A share is part ownership in the company. As a shareholder, you are one of the owners of the company and the number of shares you hold is a measure of how much of the company you own.
  • Shareholders, also called 'members', can vote on major decisions of the company such as those taken at the Annual General Meeting (AGM).

2. How much are my shares worth?

  • It is possible to check share prices on The Nigeria Stock Exchange website and there are a number of News papers with this information.

3. How do I sell my shares?

  • You can sell your shares through a stockbroker. The rates of commission charged are determined by the Regulatory Bodies SEC and the NSE.

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