March 17 (Bloomberg) -- Zambia National Commercial Bank Plc said net income for the 12 months through December increased 42 percent to 112.5 million Zambian kwacha ($23.3 million).
Pretax profit for the period increased to 172.3 million kwacha from 126 million kwacha a year earlier, the lender said in an e-mailed statement today.
The Lusaka-based lender will pay a dividend of 28 kwacha a share.
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