NIGERIA – Nigerian Breweries Plc has been named the winner of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Chief Executive Officer’s Distinguished Award for Compliance in 2015.
The award also known as the Most Complaint Listed Firm award is given by the NSE to a company that demonstrates the highest degree of compliance with the rules and regulations regarding disclosure obligations of listed companies to the exchange in a particular year.
According to the NSE, Nigerian Breweries Plc again demonstrated its recognition for the importance of corporate governance in 2015 to clinch the coveted award.
While presenting the award to the management of Nigerian Breweries Plc, the CEO of the NSE, Mr. Oscar Onyema, congratulated the company on its strict compliance to the rules and regulations of the exchange and said the company represents a sterling example of compliance to corporate governance in the country.
The company had earlier won the award in 2012.
Nigerian Breweries Plc has consistently been honoured with awards relating to the capital market including The NSE President’s Merit Award in the Brewery sector, The NSE Quoted Company of the Year Award and The NSE CEO’s Distinguished Award for Compliance.