VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 20, 2014) - Tigray Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TIG) (the "Company") announces that it has applied to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice for an order to extend the time for the Company to call the annual meeting of its shareholders (the "Meeting") in accordance with the provisions of the Canada Business Corporations Act. The application has been scheduled to be heard on February 28, 2014. The Company will ask the Court to allow it to call the Meeting on or before August 31, 2014. The application is scheduled to be heard before a judge of the Court on February 28, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., at 330 University Avenue, 8th Floor, Toronto, Ontario.
In support of the application, the Company will file with the Court the following materials (the "Court Materials"): Application Record, containing the Notice of Application, the Affidavit of Jeffrey Herman Heidema, sworn February 18, 2014 and a draft Order; Factum; and, Brief of Authorities. The Court Materials are posted on the Company's website at www.tigray.ca.
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