The Nigerian Stock Exchange All-Share Index jumped 1.1 percent to 21,573.84 in Lagos, according to an e-mailed statement from the bourse.
The FTSE/Namibia Overall Index fell for a fifth day, retreating 0.7 percent to 890.59 in Windhoek. Kenya’s All-Share Index rose for a second day, increasing 0.5 percent to 67.62 in Nairobi. Mauritius’s SEMDEX Index slid 0.5 percent to 1,775.74 in Port Louis.
The following shares are active in sub-Saharan Africa, excluding South Africa. Stock symbols are in parentheses.
Japaul Oil & Maritime Services Plc (JAPAULOI NL), a Nigerian oil-services company, advanced 4.6 percent to 69 kobo, the highest since June 14, as oil in New York and London gained.
Total Kenya Ltd. (TKNL KN), the local unit of Total SA, jumped 3.7 percent to 15.60 shillings, as the company said it’s become the operator of a deepwater block offshore Kenya through a production-sharing contract with the government.