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CHAMS - Chams Plc

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Chams Plc, incorporated in 1985, is Nigeria’s leading provider of integrated identity management and payment transactional systems. The company, which began as a computer and hardware maintenance shop, has evolved into an enterprise technology solutions vendor in the identity management space to both public and private institutions including INEC, NCC, NHIS, PeNCOM, ICAN, Customs, Nigerian AirFORCE, NAHCO, Osun state, Anambra State, Ogun State, Adamawa State, and Benue State.

Chams is a partner to the National Identity Management Commission, the agency tasked by the Federal Government for the creation of a new and robust national identity management scheme. Chams Plc pioneered Nigeria’s first payment card scheme (Valucard) with VISA, and is licensed by the Central Bank to provide ATM deployment, POS terminal, mobile payments, prepaid card issuance, and transaction switching services in the country.

Chams Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX). Chams is traded on the NGX under the ticker symbol “CHAMS”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of NGX:CHAMS is NGCHAMS00001. Chams Plc is currently the 85th most valuable stock on the NGX with a market capitalization of NGN 6.53 billion, which is about 0.018% of the Nigerian Stock Exchange equity market.

CHAMS1.39 ▴ 0.02 (1.46%)
13 minutes ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price1.27
Day’s High Price1.39
Traded Volume8.28M
Number of Deals99
Gross Turnover11.1M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding4.7B
Market Capitalization6.53B
Monetary values are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN) unless otherwise stated

CHAMS Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Chams Plc (CHAMS) is NGN 1.39. CHAMS closed its last trading day (Tuesday, September 26, 2023) at 1.39 NGN per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), recording a 1.5% gain over its previous closing price of 1.37 NGN. Chams began the year with a share price of 0.22 NGN and has since gained 532% on that price valuation, ranking it fourth on the NGX in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders can be optimistic about CHAMS knowing the stock has accrued an outstanding 56% over the past four-week period alone—third best on NGX.

Chams is the 13th most traded stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 30 - Sep 26, 2023). CHAMS has traded a total volume of 827 million shares—in 5,515 deals—valued at NGN 948 million over the period, with an average of 13.1 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 91.7 million was achieved on July 11th, and a low of 297,085 on August 31st, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Chams on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Profile of Chams Plc

Chams Plc operates in the Technology sector. The company is led by Femi Williams as its Group Managing Director. The company's board of directors, chaired by Dr. Mrs. Ajoritsedere Awosika, is composed of 10 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Awosika, Ajoritsedere (Dr. Mrs.)
  2. Williams, Femi
    Group Managing Director
  3. Oluwa, Funke Alomo (Mrs.)
    Executive Director
  4. Olaniyan, Mayowa (Mrs.)
    Executive Director
  5. Woherem, Evans
    Non-Executive Director
  6. Aladekomo, Ademola (Sir)
    Non-Executive Director
  7. Obe, Oye Ibidapo (Prof.)
    Non-Executive Director
  8. Tappij, Wim Gielen
    Non-Executive Director
  9. Ighodalo, Ituah (Pastor)
    Non-Executive Director
  10. Modibbo, Yusufu A. (Alhaji)
    Non-Executive Director

Factsheet of Chams Plc

8 Louis Solomon Street, Victoria Island, Eti Osa, Lagos, Nigeria
+234-1-453-6526, +234-738-9314

CHAMS Industrial Market Competitors

Chams Plc, issuers of the CHAMS stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, have five market competitors who are also engaged in the Technology sector. The table below presents an overview of their market standing.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
CWGComputer Warehouse Group18.2B7.20+613%
TRIPPLEGTripple Gee & Co. Plc1.19B2.41+205%
ETRANZACTE-Tranzact International86.9B9.45+170%
OMATEKOmatek Ventures1.21B0.41+105%
NCRNCR Nigeria428M3.96+10%

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  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange


  1. ChikaChika
    Nov 10, 2022 09:16 GMT

    Good morning, how can I buy stock from your company ? Any professional assistance will be appreciated.

  2. NwachukwuNwachukwu
    Apr 6, 2021 13:08 GMT

    My name is Nwachukwu Michael, Head, ICT Management, of a national mortgage bank, with more than 22 location spread nationwide.

    I am interested in partnering with you in the area of card solutions and ATM switching.

    Please get in touch with me as soon as you can, so that can together fashion a mutually benefitting relationship.

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