HALIFAX, Nova Scotia
February 19, 2013
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Stockport Exploration Inc.
(TSX: SPT) (OTC: LMTCF)
Wade K. Dawe
, Chairman, is pleased to announce the appointment of Zephaniah (
as a Director of Stockport Exploration, effective
February 18, 2013
Mr. Mbugua is a resident of
and Chairman of TransCentury, a leading Kenyan investment company traded on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. Mr. Mbugua is also a founder and currently the Chief Executive Officer of Abcon Group of Companies, a diversified group of companies involved in chemicals and the manufacturing of breakfast cereals. He is also the Chairman of East African Cables (K) Ltd., as well as a director of Proctor & Allan EA Ltd., Flashcom Ltd. and Zeniki Investment Ltd. Mr. Mbugua has a BSc in Chemistry and Mathematics from Makerere University.
Stockport's flagship project is a district size concession representing 2,020 km
primarily covered by the Lake Victoria Greenstone Belt. This highly prospective Archean Greenstone belt represents a unique geology. Historically, other Archean Greenstone belts of similar geology in the world have produced a significant number of large-scale mine operations. To date, limited modern exploration has been undertaken in
is the primary focus for our company. It has been our objective for some time now to be able to add a board member from
of Mr. Mbugua's caliber," said
, Stockport Exploration's President and CEO. "We specifically sought out Mr. Mbugua to join our Board to help Stockport ensure we continue to deliver value to our shareholders while benefiting
has resigned from the Board of Stockport. The Company would like to thank Mark for his significant contributions over his years of service. Mr. Welton will remain as a consultant to Stockport.
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