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2008-09-03 09:00:32

General Metals Corporation (OTCBB: GNMT) (FRANKFURT: GMQ) -- The Company is pleased to announce that it has entered into substantive discussions for the sale or joint venture of its 100% interest in Mikite Gold Resources ("Mikite"), a Ghanaian corporation with exclusive prospecting license and full exploration rights to the Nyinahin Mining Concession near Bibiani, Ghana. The Prospecting rights are for gold, diamonds and base metals. Steve Parent, General Metals President and CEO comments:...

2008-08-22 15:00:40

Midlands Minerals Corporation ("Midlands" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: MEX) and PMI Gold Corporation ("PMI Gold") (TSX VENTURE: PMV) are pleased to clarify the news release distributed by PMI Gold on August 21, 2008 regarding a new property acquisition by PMI Gold on the Asankrangwa Gold belt in Ghana. The new PMI Gold property was referred to as "The Kaniago Prospecting License" in the news release. Midlands Minerals however, is the holder of an adjacent property, already referred to as...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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