September 17, 2009 14:51 ET

AXMIN Announces Exercise of Warrants

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2009) - AXMIN Inc. ("the Company") (TSX VENTURE:AXM) is pleased to announce that the Company's major shareholder AOG Holdings BV ("AOG"), a wholly owned subsidiary of The Addax & Oryx Group Limited has exercised 4,400,000 common share purchase warrants at a price of Cdn$0.14 per share for a total consideration of Cdn$616,000.00. Following the exercise of the warrants AOG exercises control and direction over 147,525,326 common shares of the Company, representing 48.9% of the Company's 301,679,901 issued and outstanding common shares.

After the exercise of warrants, AOG will hold 20,600,000 common share purchase warrants at an exercise price of Cdn$0.14 until April 21, 2012. The other common share purchase warrants remain unchanged. The net proceeds of the Placement will be used for gold exploration on the Company's projects in central and west Africa, working capital, and general corporate purposes.


AXMIN is a Canadian exploration and development company with a strong focus on central and west Africa. AXMIN has projects in Central African Republic, Mali and Sierra Leone. For more information regarding AXMIN visit our website at

This press release includes certain "Forward-Looking Statements." All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, including without limitation, statements regarding potential mineralization and reserves, exploration results and future plans and objectives of AXMIN, are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from AXMIN's expectations are disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in AXMIN documents filed from time-to-time with the TSX Venture and other regulatory authorities. AXMIN disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • AXMIN Inc.
    Mario Caron
    President & CEO
    Direct: 416 368 0993 ext 223
    AXMIN Inc.
    Judy Webster
    Manager Investor Relations
    416 368 0993 ext 221