Azarga Uranium Corp.
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Azarga Uranium Corp.

January 19, 2015 19:53 ET

Azarga Uranium Announces Board Changes

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLORADO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2015) - AZARGA URANIUM CORP. ("Azarga" or the "Company") (TSX:AZZ)(FRANKFURT:P8AA)(OTC:PWURD) announces changes to the Company's Board of Directors, including the resignation of Douglas Eacrett and the appointment of Alexander Bayer.

"Mr. Eacrett has been a longstanding director and the Board of Directors would like to express their deepest gratitude for the contributions made during his tenure as a director of the Company," said Alexander Molyneux, Chairman of the Board.

Mr. Bayer is currently a legal consultant providing a wide range of advice to companies in the mining industry. He has previously acted as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary for Meryllion Resources Corporation ("Meryllion"), a resource exploration company listed on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange. Prior to Meryllion, Mr. Bayer spent more than eight years with Canadian law firm, Goodmans LLP, where he focused on commercial and securities law compliance for publicly listed international resource companies. Mr. Bayer is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia.

About Azarga Uranium Corp.

Azarga Uranium Corp. is a mineral development company that owns six uranium projects, deposits and prospects in the USA (South Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado) and Kyrgyzstan, together with investment holdings in Anatolia Energy Limited (ASX:AEK - 11%) and Black Range Minerals Limited (ASX:BLR - 19%). The Dewey Burdock Project in South Dakota is the main initial development priority, which has received its final NRC License.

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Contact Information

  • Azarga Uranium Corp.
    John Mays
    Chief Operating Officer
    +1 303 790-7528

    Azarga Uranium Corp.
    Mark Hollenbeck
    Dewey-Burdock Project Manager
    +1 605 685-3376
    info@azargauranium.com