African Copper Plc
TSX : ACU
AIM : ACU

African Copper Plc

May 16, 2006 16:30 ET

African Copper Plc: Disclosure of Shareholding

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - May 16, 2006) - African Copper Plc (TSX:ACU)(AIM:ACU)(BSE:African Copper) -

The Company was notified on 15 May 2006 that The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has a notifiable interest in 2,594,380 ordinary shares in the Company, representing 4.98% of the Company's current issued share capital.

Of these shares 2,421,480 are held by Goldman, Sachs & Co (a wholly owned subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.) acting as custodian for its customers and 172,900 shares are held beneficially by Goldman Sachs International, also a subsidiary of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

Contact Information

  • African Copper Plc
    Susan Wallace
    +44 (0) 1372 465330
    www.africancopper.com
    or
    Numis Securities Limited (NOMAD)
    John Harrison / James Black
    +44 (0)20 7776 1590
    or
    Parkgreen Communications
    Justine Howarth / Ana Ribeiro
    +44 (0)20 7493 3713