Barclays Bank of Botswana Limited (Barclays) draws its shareholders’ attention to the Barclays Name Change Circular released on 3 June 2019 (Circular).

Barclays wishes to advise its shareholders that on Thursday 27 June 2019, the shareholders approved (by way of a special resolution) the change of the company name “Barclays Bank of Botswana Limited” to “Absa Bank Botswana Limited” (Absa).

Barclays hereby advises its shareholders that it has obtained approval from the Companies and Intellectual Property Authority for the change of name, and has been issued with a new certificate of incorporation. The company will now operate under the name Absa Bank Botswana Limited.