Shareholders are advised that the Company has changed its name to Telkom SA SOC Ltd (Registration No. 1991/005476/30) with effect from 24 October 2012 in line with the new Companies Act, 2011. The change of name will become effective on Friday, 7 December 2012 on the JSE trading platform. The name change was registered with the Companies and Intellectual Properties Commission ("CIPC") and the abbreviated name, share code and ISIN numbers have not changed.
Shareholders are further advised that the share certificates are not required to be surrendered and will remain "good for delivery". The dematerialised shareholders' accounts at their brokers or CSDP will be updated automatically for the name change.
03 December 2012
Sponsor to Telkom:
UBS South Africa (Pty) Ltd