First Nickel Inc.

First Nickel Inc.

June 19, 2008 12:09 ET

First Nickel AGM Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 19, 2008) - First Nickel Inc. ("First Nickel" or the "Company") (TSX:FNI) reports that at it's Annual and Special Meeting, held in Toronto today, shareholders voted in favour of the following resolutions:

- The appointment of KPMG LLP Chartered Accountants as auditors of the Corporation and authorizing Directors to fix their remuneration

- The election of Thomas F. Pugsley, William J Anderson, C. David A. Comba, Robert F. Whittall, Lyle R. Hepburn, John C. Eby and Richard S. Hallisey as Directors of the Corporation

- The ordinary resolution to approve the Corporation's Shareholder Rights Plan

A copy of the presentation given at the Annual and Special Meeting is available on the Corporation's web-site:

First Nickel is a Canadian mining and exploration Company. Its current activities are primarily focused on the Sudbury Basin in northern Ontario, the location of the company's producing property (the Lockerby Mine) and four of its exploration properties. First Nickel also has two exploration properties in the Timmins region of northern Ontario. First Nickel's shares are traded on the TSX under the symbol FNI.

Contact Information

  • First Nickel Inc.
    William Anderson
    President & CEO
    (416) 362-7050
    (416) 362-9050 (FAX)
    First Nickel Inc.
    Forbes West
    Investor Relations Advisor
    (416) 203-2200 or 1-888-655-5532