Vancouver, British Columbia – September 7, 2022: ALTAIR RESOURCES INC. (“ALTAIR” or the Company”) (TSX-V: AVX; Germany FRA: 90A; ISIN: CA02137W2004; WKN: WKN A2ALMP) George S. Young, Chairman and CEO of Altair Resources Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Toussaint Bamouni as its Country Representative in Burkina Faso. Altair has also appointed Mr. Bamouni to its Advisory Board. Mr. Bamouni is based in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and will support Altair in its acquisition and development program in the country. Having formerly served as the founding Treasurer for the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) Federation of Chambers of Mines (EFEDCOM) and as the current Executive Director for the Burkina Faso Chamber of Mines, Mr. Bamouni brings considerable relevant experience and local industry familiarity to Altair.
As the Executive Director of the Chamber of Mines, he serves the needs of its members to realize and achieve the objectives of the Executive Council and manage the Chamber members’ engagements with the government, to develop and promote the mining sector. As the founding Treasurer of the ECOWAS Federation, he was responsible in establishing and operating the financial system during the implementation of the ECOWAS Federation Chambers of Mines.
Mr. Bamouni holds a Master’s in Geologic Science from the Abidjan University in Cote d’Ivoire and a Master’s in Mineral Processing from the Institute National Polytechnique de Lorraine – France. He previously served as plant manager for the CIMAT plant in Ouagadougou and as a metallurgist and plant manager of the Poura gold mine, operated by Société de Recherches et d’Exploitation Minières du Burkina (SOREMIB).
George S. Young said “We are most pleased to welcome Toussaint to the Altair team and to our Advisory Board. We will benefit greatly from his knowledge of the industry, his numerous contacts, and his expertise in operating in Burkina Faso. We look forward to receiving his guidance and support as Altair expands its acquisition and development programs in Burkina Faso.”
About Altair Resources Inc.
Altair Resources’ (TSX.V: AVX) primary focus is targeting the acquisition and development of gold projects in Burkina Faso and advancing with its Simon project in Nevada.
Burkina Faso is second in gold production in West Africa with four major mining companies operating successfully and 16 gold mines and one zinc mine that have reached production.
For further information:
George S. Young
Chairman, CEO, Altair Resources Inc.
+1 (806) 886- 3317
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
This press release contains forward-looking statements with respect to the Company. By their nature, forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the results suggested by the forward-looking statements. In addition, the forward-looking statements require management to make assumptions and are subject to inherent risks and uncertainties. There is significant risk that the forward-looking statements will not prove to be accurate, that the management’s assumptions may not be correct and that actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements.
Generally forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of terminology such as “anticipate”, “will”, “expect”, “may”, “continue”, “could”, “estimate”, “forecast”, “plan”, “potential” and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements contained in this press release may include, but are not limited to, the completion of the private placement and the Company receiving regulatory approval to the partial revocation order. These forward-looking statements are based on a number of assumptions which may prove to be incorrect including, but not limited to, the Company receiving regulatory approval to the private placement and the partial revocation order application.
The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made as of the date hereof or the dates specifically referenced in this press release, where applicable. Except as required by law, the Company does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or to revise any forward-looking statements that are contained or incorporated in this press release. All forward-looking statements contained in this press release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement.