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2011-03-04 13:05:00

NEW YORK and LONDON, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Farm Lands of Guinea Limited ("FLG") which through its 90%-owned subsidiary, Land & Resources (Guinea) SA ("Land & Resources") controls nearly a quarter of a million acres of underutilized West African agricultural holdings under an agreement with the Ministry of Agriculture of Guinea ("MAG"), announced today that it has completed a reverse merger and investment with Kryptic Entertainment Inc. (the "Company") valuing the Company at...

2009-04-14 07:50:00

TORONTO, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Alumina Corporation (TSX: GLA.U) (the "Company" or "Global Alumina"), a corporation participating in a joint venture to develop an alumina refinery, mine and associated infrastructure in the bauxite-rich region of the Republic of Guinea (the "Project"), announced that its joint venture partners have agreed that the Title Transfer Date as defined in the Subscription Agreement is deemed to have occurred, releasing $11.3 million from the Company's escrow...

2008-07-21 12:00:58

NEW YORK, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U Mining Resources Inc. (Other OTC:UMNG.PK - News) today announces that it has been negotiating to acquire a percentage ownership of operational Guinean mining claims. This Guinean firm presently has offices and production mines and additional contracts in various fields in Guinea. Furthermore, these mines presently operate with up to 300 employees. Under the leadership and involvement of U Mining personnel, the production capability of these mines...

2006-07-02 16:55:11

By Pap Saine BANJUL (Reuters) - Former Chadian President Hissene Habre will be tried on charges of political murder and torture in Senegal, where he lives, the African Union said on Sunday. Legal experts advised African Union leaders Habre be tried in Africa, not Belgium which has requested his extradition. "The African Union has dealt with this matter and decided that President Hissene Habre be judged in Senegal, and that his trial must be fair, transparent and just," Congo Republic...

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