African Copper Plc
TSX : ACU
AIM : ACU

African Copper Plc

May 23, 2006 11:56 ET

African Copper Plc Disclosure of Shareholding

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - May 23, 2006) - African Copper Plc (TSX:ACU)(AIM:ACU)(BSE:African Copper) -

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The Company was notified on 23 May 2006 that Fidelity International Limited has a notifiable interest in 3,222,500 ordinary shares in the Company, representing 6.18% of the Company's current issued share capital.

The Company was notified at the same time that Mr E C Johnson III has a notifiable interest in 4,965,384 ordinary shares in the Company, representing 9.52% of the Company's current issued share capital by virtue of him being a principal shareholder in both FMR Corp. and Fidelity International Limited.

Contact Information

  • African Copper Plc
    David Jones / Joseph Hamilton
    +44 (0) 20 7321 3721
    www.africancopper.com
    or
    Numis Securities Limited
    John Harrison / Nick Westlake / Nick Stamp
    +44 (0) 20 7776 1590
    or
    Parkgreen Communications
    Justine Howarth / Ana Ribeiro
    +44 (0) 20 7493 3713