Fort Chimo Minerals Inc.

February 23, 2010 15:35 ET

Fort Chimo Minerals Inc. Announces Exercise of Option by Richmond Minerals Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2010) - Fort Chimo Minerals Inc. (the "Company")(CNSX:FCM) announces that pursuant to an option agreement ("Option Agreement") between the Company and Richmond Minerals Inc. ("Richmond"), as amended, Richmond Minerals Inc. has acquired a 50% undivided right, title and interest to Grenville project (the "Properties") located in central and southwestern Quebec. Pursuant to the Option Agreement, a joint venture between the Company and Richmond was formed as a result of the completion by Richmond of a $2,000,000 expenditure requirement on the Properties. In addition, the Company will issue 200,000 of its common shares to Richmond in connection with excess expenditures incurred on the Properties, subject to regulatory approval.

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Contact Information

  • Fort Chimo Minerals Inc.
    James M. Brady
    (416) 361-2832
    (416) 423-9325 (FAX)