It is a very simple process to access your unclaimed dividends. If you are unsure if you have unclaimed dividends from your investment in Nigerian stocks, then follow the steps below.
Go to the search portal: https://sec.gov.ng/non-mandated/
and type your name to see if you have any unclaimed dividends. Take note of the unclaimed dividends against your name. Be sure the names tie to your full names – first, middle and surnames.
NOTE YOUR REGISTRAR’S NAME
Remember the name in the registrar column attached to the dividends.
DOWNLOAD & FILL YOUR REGISTRAR’S FORM
Click on the portal link at the top that reads “Download your registrars e- Mandate form” and fill it out.
Submit the form through your bank or registrar to start receiving dividends directly into your bank account.