The board of directors of Zenith Bank Plc on Monday August 19, 2019, declared an interim dividend of 30 kobo for the half year ended June 30, 2019.
According to the report shareholders whose names appears on the register of member at the close of business on August 29, 2019, will be entitled to the dividend.
While payment date is September 2, 2019. However Global Depository Receipt (GDR) holders will be paid after the local payment date.
Details of the financial accounts shows that gross earnings stood at N331,586 billion which is above N322,201 billion that was reported same period in 2018.
Profit before tax grew from N107,358 billion in 2018 to N111,677 billion in 2019. Profit after tax witnessed an improvement from N81,737 billion in 2018 to N88,882 billion in 2019.