News & Events

CRDB dividend declaration for the year 2014

The Board of Directors of CRDB Bank Plc is pleased to, subject to obtaining approval from the Annual General Meeting of shareholder to be held on May, 9th 2015, Declare dividend of TZS 15 per issued and fully paid up share in line with the Bank’s dividend policy. Total of TZS 32.6 billion dividend will be paid out which is higher than the TZS 30.7 billion paid out in the year 2013 an increase of 7%. Earnings per share (EPS) is TZS 43.9, price earning ratio (P/E) is TZS 9.8 and dividend yield is 3.5%.

TCC PERFORMANCE (2014)

Performance for the year Despite a tough domestic economic environment and highly competitive export markets, gross turnover increased from

PROPOSED SALE AND DISPOSAL OF SUBSIDIARY OF EAST AFRICA BREWERIES LIMITED (EABL)

The Capital Market Authority (CMA) -Kenya has approved EABL meeting with its shareholder to discuss and approve the sale and disposal of it subsidiary. Further details can be found through the link below http://dse.co.tz/sites/default/files/dsefiles/eabl-announcement.pdf

TOL FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE AND DEVELOPMENT PLANS

PERFORMANCE FOR THE YEAR The detailed financial performance of the company during the year can obtained on TOL a financial report through a link below, the shows a profit before tax of TZS 2,290 million (2013: profit of 945 million), an increase of 142% over last year, while the net sales growth was 35% over the last

ACACIA FIRST QUARTER PRODUCTION RESULTS 2015

15 April 2015 Acacia Mining plc (“Acacia” or the “Company”) First Quarter 2015 Results and Conference Call Acacia announces that it will be publishing its first quarter results for the three months ended 31 March 2015 on Thursday 23 April 2015 at 07:00 BST. The results will be accompanied by a conference call for investors and analysts at 09:00 BST on the same day. The access details for the conference call are as follows:

DCB PERFORMANCE FOR THE YEAR 2014

 The Bank posted profit before tax of TZS 5.2billion for the year ended 31 December 2014 (2013: TZS 5.2billion). Profit after tax for the year was TZS 3.8 billion (2013: TZS 3.7 billion). In addition, the following achievements were recorded:-  Lending position stood at TZS 85.42billion (2013: TZS 78.43billion);  Total deposits stood at TZS 120.67billion (2013: TZS 108.18billion); and  Total assets stood at TZS 157.51billion (2013: TZS 143.9 billion).

SIMBA CEMENT CHAIRPERSON’S STATEMENT

Introduction During 2014 Tanga Cement Public Limited Company celebrated some significant milestones and successes achieved in executing its strategy and living up to its brand promise of being the ‘Pride of the Nation’. We are proud of our contribution towards the development of Tanzania, but more importantly the lives of the Tanzanian people we are able to touch and enhance due to our business activities.

SWALA GAS AND OIL OPERATING AND FINANCIAL REVIEW

OPERATING AND FINANCIAL REVIEW Performance for the year The results of the Company's operations for the year are set out on page 10. Operating review During the year, Swala committed to entering Years 3 and 4 exploration phase of the Initial Exploration Term in both its Pangani and Kilosa – Kilombero PSAs licence areas. The work commitment in each licence during this period includes additional 2D seismic acquisition in the third contract year and drilling of one exploration well in the fourth contract year.

TCC DIVIDEND PAYMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2014

Kindly be informed that at it 62nd Board of Directors meeting of Tanzania Cigarette Company Limited held on March 12, 2015, among others, it declared a final gross dividend of TZS 400 per share for the year ended December 31, 2014. The last day of trading cum dividend will be held on April 1, 2015, and shares will start trading ex- dividend on April 2, 2015. The register of shareholders will close on April 09, 2015. Final gross dividend will be paid on or about May 07, 2015.

BREAKING NEWS: MWALIMU COMMERCIAL BANK IPO

COMPANY & BUSINESS Sector: Bank Proposed:  Exchange Enterprise Growth Market –The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (Tanzania) Shares in Issue: 50,000,000.00 IPO Price per share: TZS 500 Offer Opening Date: 23-March-2015 Offer Closing Date: 4-May-2015 Expected Listing Date: 8-June-2015