Premier African Minerals Limited / Ticker: PREM / Index: AIM / Sector: Mining
For immediate release
17 April 2019
Premier African Minerals Limited
Update on the Acquisition of Gold and Mining Equipment Assets
Premier African Minerals Limited ("Premier" or the "Company") announces that following the announcement on 14 February 2019, which outlined the proposed conditional acquisitions of 50% of KME Plant (Proprietary) Limited ("KME Plant Hire") and 50% of the equity in Honey Badger Resources Limited ("HBR"), Premier will now not proceed with either transaction until there is some finality on the future of RHA Tungsten (Private) Limited ("RHA"). Accordingly, the proposed transactions with KME Plant Hire and HBR have been terminated today.
Premier notes that pursuant to our announcement on 13 March 2019, the final agreements are with the office of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Enterprise Development ("Ministry") and Premier now awaits final sign-off.
This announcement contains inside information for the purposes of Article 7 of EU Regulation 596/2014. The person who arranged the release of this announcement on behalf of the Company was George Roach.
Premier African Minerals Limited
Tel: +44 (0)7734 922074
Michael Cornish / Roland Cornish
Beaumont Cornish Limited
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7628 3396
Jerry Keen/Edward Mansfield
Shore Capital Stockbrokers Limited
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7408 4090
Notes to Editors:
Premier African Minerals Limited (AIM: PREM) is a multi-commodity mining and natural resource development company focused on Southern Africa with its RHA Tungsten and Zulu Lithium projects in Zimbabwe.
The Company has a diverse portfolio of projects, which include tungsten, rare earth elements, lithium and tantalum in Zimbabwe, encompassing brownfield projects with near-term production potential to grass-roots exploration. In addition, the Company holds 5,010,333 shares in Circum Minerals Limited ("Circum"), the owners of the Danakil Potash Project in Ethiopia, which has the potential to be a world class asset.
Forward Looking Statements:
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