- 7,000 meter reverse circulation drilling program completed.
- Samples being sent to ALS Chemex Laboratories in South Africa for
- Drill results expected in December
- Currently negotiating property acquisitions in the DRC
VANCOUVER, Nov. 28 /CNW/ - El Nino Ventures Inc. ("El Nino") (TSX.V: ELN;
OTCBB: ELNOF; Frankfurt: E7Q) is pleased to announce the completion of a 7,000
meter reverse circulation drill program on its Copper project, in the
Democratic Republic of Congo.
All drill chip samples are being collected under strict supervision and
will be assayed by ALS Chemex laboratories in South Africa. ALS Chemex is an
internationally recognized and respected assay company. Results should start
coming in towards the end of December.
Jean Luc Roy, President of El Nino states, "I am very pleased that we
were able to complete 7,000 meters of drilling this season, it is a testament
to our very efficient team in the DRC. The company's goal was to fast-track
the initial exploration on our licenses and I strongly believe that by
achieving our goal we have demonstrated our ability to operate in the DRC.
This initial drill program will give our technical team substantial
information which will be used to plan and prepare our 2008 exploration
program. The next few months will be used to compile the data from the initial
drill program during which we will also seek to increase our land position in
About El Nino Ventures Inc.
El Nino Ventures is a junior exploration company, whose corporate
objective is to revisit former mining regions and apply the latest
technologies to advanced stage exploration targets. El Nino has acquired a 70%
interest in over 350 square kilometers in the world renowned copper belt in
the Democratic Republic of Congo. In addition to our copper project in the
Congo, El Nino is currently in the middle of a 25,000 meter drill program on
the Bathurst Mining Camp via an option/ joint venture agreement with Xstrata
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Jean Luc Roy, President and CEO
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