INTERIM GROUP RESULTS for the six months ended 28 February 2009
  6 months to   6 months to   Year to
  28 February   29 February   31 August
  2009   2008   2008
  (unaudited)   (unaudited)   (audited)
R’000     (restated)   (restated)
Opening balance 1 141 604   1 296 188   1 296 188
As restated for the adoption of IFRIC 13 “Customer Loyalty Programmes”   (1 641)   (1 641)
Opening balance – restated 1 141 604   1 294 547   1 294 547
Acquisition of subsidiary – minority interest     273
Share cancellation expenses written off   (325)   (383)
Net cost of own shares purchased (117 749)   (338 238)   (437 210)
Foreign currency translation reserve 357   100   50
Acquisition of option in subsidiary (3 518)    
Profit for the year 231 024   254 400   441 074
Share option reserve 405   2 366   46
Distributions to shareholders (125 541)   (111 538)   (156 793)
Total 1 126 582   1 101 312   1 141 604