telecommunications firm, Airtel Nigeria has filed an application with the country’s Securities and Exchange Commission for the listing of its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, Punch Newspaper has reported.
It was learnt that SEC was presently examining the application in line with its rules and regulations, the News Agency of Nigeria reported. The application was filed two weeks ago.
The source said SEC would continue to protect the interest of investors in the market in line with its mandate to regulate and develop the capital market.
The source added that the application would be given express consideration if the company met all the requirements for listing on the nation’s bourse.