TORONTO, Oct. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- African Gold Group, Inc. (TSX-V: AGG) (“AGG” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated September 10, 2019 were re-elected as directors of the Company at the Company’s annual and special shareholders’ meeting. AGG management would like to thank shareholders for their participation and continuing support. 

Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Meeting on October 7, 2019 in Toronto, Ontario are set below.

Nominee% Votes For% Votes Withheld
Stan Bharti99.189%0.811%
John Begeman100%0%
Bruce Humphrey100%0%
Samuel Jonah89.964%10.036%
Hon. Pierre Pettigrew89,964%10.036%

Shareholders at the annual meeting also approved the appointment of the Company’s auditors and the Company’s stock option plan. 

$5 million Private Placement

AGG announces that, further to the press release dated August 22, 2019, it has received an extension from the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") with respect to the duration of its previously announced private placement (the "Private Placement"). The outside date upon which final acceptance of the Private Placement will be granted by the TSX-V has been extended to November 6, 2019.

About African Gold Group

African Gold Group is a Canadian listed exploration and development company on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX V:AGG) with its focus on developing a gold platform in West Africa. Its principal asset is the Kobada Project in Mali.

For more information:

Stan Bharti
President and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 861 2267

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