TORONTO, June 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Mukuba Resources Limited ("Mukuba" or the "Company") (TSXV: MKU) is pleased to announce the results of its annual and special meeting of shareholders held earlier today. At the meeting, the Mukuba shareholders:
- re-elected John Hawkrigg, Martin Horgan, Danny Keating and Michael Smyth to the board of directors;
- re-appointed Ernst & Young LLP, Chartered Accountants, as auditor of Mukuba and authorized the board of directors to fix the auditor's remuneration; and
- re-approved the Company's stock option plan.
The Company also announces that the Agreement for Mining Rights and Option to Purchase the Nyimba Project has been terminated in accordance with its terms.
Mr. Kelly Ehler, interim President and CEO of Mukuba, stated that "we are focused on developing our core assets which consist of the Northcore Project and the assets in the Democratic Republic of the Congo that are subject to the Benzu Resources joint venture agreement."
About the Company
Mukuba is a Canadian mining company focused on the exploration and development of certain African base metal assets alone and through a joint venture partner. These assets include a 100% interest in the Northcore Project, which is licensed for both copper and cobalt and encompasses approximately 2,274 square km of geologically prospective ground in the Central African Copperbelt region of Zambia. Mukuba is also a party to a joint venture with Benzu Resources Limited to explore and develop a copper and base metals project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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For further information:
Kelly Ehler, interim President and CEO
TEL: +1 (416) 368 4013
FAX: +1 (416) 603 9200
Email: [email protected]