Pelangio Exploration Inc.

Pelangio Exploration Inc.

January 27, 2010 16:13 ET

Pelangio Exploration Reports the Passing of Chris Pegg

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 27, 2010) - Pelangio Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PX) ("Pelangio" or the "Company") is saddened to report the death of Mr. Chris Pegg, P.Geo., Vice President Exploration (Africa). Mr. Pegg passed away in his sleep today in Ghana from causes that have yet to be determined.

"Our hearts and condolences go out to Chris' family and loved ones," stated Ingrid Hibbard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pelangio. "Chris was an integral member of our team in Ghana and we will miss him dearly. Those who knew him recognized his love of fieldwork and his incredible commitment. He is a loss to Pelangio and to the broader geological community."

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

  • Pelangio Exploration Inc.
    Ingrid Hibbard
    President & CEO
    905-875-3828 / Toll-free: 1-877-746-1632
    Pelangio Exploration Inc.
    Warren Bates
    Senior Vice President Exploration
    905-875-3828 / Toll-free: 1-877-746-1632