Paladin Energy Ltd

Paladin Energy Ltd

April 16, 2008 08:22 ET

Paladin Energy Ltd: Comment Regarding Lift Capital Partners Pty Ltd & Merrill Lynch International

PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - Paladin Energy Limited ("Paladin" or the "Company") (TSX:PDN)(ASX:PDN) has been informed by Merrill Lynch that it has disposed of on market any shares it claims to have acquired via LIFT Capital Partners Pty Ltd (see Paladin News Release of April 14, 2008.)

Paladin has been informed by Mr Crabb and Ms Swaby that they maintain that at all material times they had beneficial ownership of shares held by a nominee of LIFT Capital Partners Pty Ltd and that they will continue the legal proceedings they commenced to protect their interests in these shares including for repurchase of those shares if these have been sold.

Paladin will consider and take appropriate steps to protect the interests of all shareholders.

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