Rouyn-Noranda, Québec, Canada, May 26, 2022 - Fokus Mining Corporation (“Fokus” or the “Company”) (TSXV: FKM, OTCQB: FKMCF, FSE: F7E1) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to purchase a 1% net smelter return royalty on 16 mining claims comprising the Lake Fortune West portion of its Galloway project (the “NSR”) from Golden Share Resources (TSXV: GSH) (“Golden Share” or the “Vendor”). The Company will be acquiring the NSR for a total consideration consisting of a cash payment of $25,000 and the issuance of 50,000 common shares of the Company to the Vendor. The acquisition of the NSR is subject to regulatory approval, including that of the TSX Venture Exchange.
Fokus Mining Corporation is a mineral resource company actively acquiring and exploring precious metal deposits located in the province of Québec, Canada. In implementing this major undertaking within the Canadian mining industry, we are determined to unlock the secret of the Galloway gold project.
The Galloway project covers an area of 2865.54 hectares and is located just north of the Cadillac-Larder Lake deformation which extends laterally for more than 100 km. Numerous gold deposits are related to that structure and its subsidiaries. The current work focuses on a small western portion of the mineral claims where several mineral occurrences have been identified. For more information, visit our website: fokusmining.com.
About Golden Share
Golden Share is a natural resource company exploring in Ontario, Canada. Golden Share plans to commence drilling the best primary targets of the Ogoki Project for diamonds, and the Kagiami Project for base metals, mainly copper and nickel, key materials for clean energy development. The carefully developed drilling program, which could potentially lead to exciting discoveries, provides the possibly best rewards for exploration dollars in a short term.
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