African Copper Plc
AIM : ACU

African Copper Plc

December 13, 2010 09:15 ET

African Copper Plc: Thakadu Mining Licence

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Dec. 13, 2010) - African Copper plc (AIM:ACU)(BOTSWANA:AFRICAN COPPER) notes the recent movement in its share price and can confirm that it has received an interim mining licence for the Thakadu deposit in Botswana. As previously announced, the Company has already been undertaking trial mining operations at Thakadu under a development permit. The grant of the full mining licence is pending further discussion and agreement with the Government of Botswana. A further announcement with full details of the interim mining licence will be made in due course.

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Contact Information

  • African Copper
    Brad Kipp
    Chief Financial Officer
    (416) 847 4866
    bradk@africancopper.com
    or
    Tavistock Communications
    Simon Hudson / James Midmer
    020 7920 3150
    shudson@tavistock.co.uk
    or
    Canaccord Genuity Limited
    Andrew Chubb / Tarica Mpinga
    020 7050 6500