Deacons (East Africa) PLC (Under Administration) has called for an Extraordinary General Meeting to be held at the offices of PKF Kenya, Kalamu House, Grevillea Grove, Off Brookside Drive, Westlands, Nairobi on Tuesday, 05 March 2019 at 10.00 a.m. to transact the following business: –
- To read the notice convening the meeting, table the proxies received and confirm the presence of a quorum.
- To receive a progress report by the Joint Administrators on the status of their assignment.
- To consider and, if thought fit, to pass the following Ordinary Resolution: –
“That in order for the Company to raise the amount of up to Kenya Shillings Four Hundred and Fifty Million (Kshs 450 Million) which is required to settle the Company’s outstanding creditors and secured lenders, and to utilize the balance towards the working capital requirements of the Company, the Joint Administrators be and are hereby generally and unconditionally authorised to exercise the borrowing powers of the Company to raise the required funds in the form of convertible loan(s) from any person(s) willing to lend or grant such funds to the Company on such terms and conditions as shall be agreed between the parties, subject to obtaining all the required regulatory approvals.”
BY ORDER OF THE JOINT ADMINISTRATORS
J L G MAONGA
COMPANY SECRETARY DEACONS (EAST AFRICA) PLC (IN ADMINISTRATION)
Date: 01 February 2019
SASINI PLC A member of Sameer Group
NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
TO ALL SHAREHOLDERS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE SIXTY-SEVENTH (67th) ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Company will be held at Kamundu Estate, Kiambu, on Friday, 8th March 2019 at 11.00 a.m. to conduct the following business:
To table the proxies and note the presence of a quorum.
2. To read the Notice convening the meeting.
3. To consider and if approved, adopt the Company’s audited financial statements for the year ended 30 September 2018, together with the Chairman’s, Directors’ and Auditors’ Reports thereon.
4. To confirm the first interim dividend of 50% paid on 16 July 2018 to shareholders on the register of members as at dose of business on 2 June 2018 and the second interim dividend of 50% paid on 31 January 2019 to shareholders on the register of members as at close of business on 7 January 2019.
5. To approve payment of DirectorS’ fees for the year ended 30 September 2018.
6. To appoint Auditors pursuant to Section 72] (4)(a) of the Companies Act, 2015 and to authorize the Directors to fix the Auditors’ remuneration for the ensuing financial year.
7. To elect Directors:
(a) Dr James McFie, who retires at this meeting in accordance with the provisions of Articles 94 and 95 of the Company’s Articles of Association and Clause 2.5 of the Code of Corporate Governance Practices for Issuers of Securities to the Public 2015. Special notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 287 of the Companies Act, 2015, that notice has been received of the intention to propose the following Resolution as an Ordinary Resolution at the 2018 Annual General meeting: ‘That Dr James McFie who has attained the age of 70 years, be and is hereby re-elected a Director of the Company until he comes up for retirement by rotation:
(b) Mr. Sameer Merali, a Director retiring by rotation in accordance with Articles 94 and 95 of the Articles of Association of the Company and being eligible, offers himself for re-election.
8. In accordance with the provisions of Section 769 of the Companies Act, 2015, the following directors, being members of the Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee of the Board be elected to continue to serve as members of the said Committee:
(i) Mrs. Betty Koech
(ii) Mrs. Rosemary Munyiri
(iii) Mr. Sameer Merali
(iv) Dr. James McFie 9. To consider any other business for which due notice has been given.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD
LAWRENCE KIBET, CPS
(K) COMPANY SECRETARY
NOTES: 1. A member entitled to attend and vote at the meeting and who is unable to attend is entitled to appoint a proxy to attend and vote on his or her behalf. A proxy need not be a member of the Company. 2. To be valid, the Proxy Form, must be duly completed by a member and must either be lodged at the registered offices of the Company’s shares registrar firm, Image Registrars Limited, Barclays Plaza 5th Floor, Loita Street, P.O. Box 9287, 00100 GPO, Nairobi or be posted, or scanned and emailed to email@example.com in PDF format; so as to reach Image Registrars not later than Wednesday, 6 March 2019 at 11.00 a.m. 3. In the case of a member being a limited Company, the Proxy Form must be completed under its Common Seal or under the hand of an officer or attorney duly authorised in writing.
4. The proxy form can be downloaded from the company’s website: vvww.sasini.co.ke