LONDON--(Marketwired - Jul 3, 2013) -

03 July 2013                                       AIM:AMA / TSX:AMZ

                            Amara Mining plc

                       ("Amara" or "the Company")

                          DIRECTORS' DEALINGS

Amara Mining plc, the dual AIM and TSX-listed West African focused gold
mining company, announces that Peter Hain, Non-Executive Director, has
acquired ordinary shares of GBP0.01 each in the Company ("Ordinary

Mr Hain acquired 53,362 Ordinary Shares at GBP0.1109 per share on 03 July
2013.Following this transaction, Mr Hain and persons connected to him are
interested in 53,362 Ordinary Shares representing approximately 0.03 per
cent of the Company's issued ordinary share capital, all of which are held

About Amara Mining plc

Amara (formerly Cluff Gold) is a gold developer-producer with assets in
West Africa. The Company generates significant cash flow through its
Kalsaka gold mine in Burkina Faso, where the production profile has
been enhanced by the recent acquisition of the neighbouring Sega
project. Amara remains focused on its objective of becoming a mid-tier
producer through the development of its Baomahun project in Sierra
Leone and its Yaoure project in Cote d'Ivoire. With its experience of
bringing new mines into production and a project pipeline spanning
three countries, Amara aims to further increase its production profile
with its highly prospective exploration work across all assets.

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Contact Information:

For more information please contact:
Amara Mining plc
+44 (0)20 7398 1420
Catherine Apthorpe
Company Secretary
Katharine Sutton
Head of Investor Relations

Canaccord Genuity Limited
+44 (0)20 7523 8350
(Nominated Adviser & Broker, London)
Andrew Chubb
Joe Weaving
Tim Redfern

Pelham Bell Pottinger
+44 (0)20 7861 3232
(Financial Public Relations)
Charlie Vivian
James MacFarlane