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Company Overview of Longhorn Publishers Ltd.

Company Overview

Longhorn Publishers Limited publishes and sells educational and general books in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi, and Rwanda. The company was formerly known as Longhorn Kenya Limited and changed its name to Longhorn Publishers Limited in December 2014. Longhorn Publishers Limited was incorporated in 1965 is based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Funzi Road

Industrial Area

PO Box 18033

Nairobi,  00500


Founded in 1965


254 2 6532579

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Longhorn Publishers Ltd. Key Developments

Centum Seeks Longhorn Acquisition

Centum Investment Company Limited (NASE:ICFC.O) has announced plans to raise its stake in Longhorn Publishers Ltd. (NASE:LKL.O) to over 50% during the upcoming rights issue. Centum plans to spend KES 390 million and take up 51% of the publisher's shareholding. "They intend to take up at least 50 percent of total available rights," the publisher said in a statement, "This might take their shareholding to above 51 percent," Longhorn Managing Director Simon Ngigi said. "Centum has no intention to take-over the company and requisite approvals and waivers from the Capital Markets Authority and Competition Authority have been sought and received," said Simon Ngigi.

Longhorn Publishers Ltd., Annual General Meeting, Dec 21, 2015

Longhorn Publishers Ltd., Annual General Meeting, Dec 21, 2015., at 11:00 South Africa Standard Time. Location: at Nairobi Club.

Longhorn Kenya Limited Appoints Lydia Murimi and Ali Hussein Kassim as Directors

Longhorn Kenya Limited announced that at the meeting of the board of directors of company held on 20 February 2014, Ms. Lydia Murimi and Mr. Ali Hussein Kassim were appointed directors of the company.

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