G4S Security of Botswana's Full-Year Profit Rises 71% After Property Sale

G4S Security Services Botswana Ltd. said full-year after-tax profit rose to 41 million pula compared with 24 million pula a year earlier, boosted by the sale of its head-office property.

The company made 15.9 million pula from the property and lease-back agreement, Gaborone-based G4S said in a statement published in Botswana Guardian today. It declared a 4.59 pula per share dividend.

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