September 16, 2010
Vancouver, Canada -- El Niño Ventures Inc.
("ELN" and the "Company")
(TSX.V: ELN; Frankfurt: E7Q) is pleased to announce that the previously
announced non-brokered private placement issued on September 2, 2010 and
September 7, 2010, regarding a non-brokered private placement of 10,000,000
units for a total proceeds of $500,000 has been oversubscribed and the Company
now wishes to increase the offering of up to 16,000,000 units for total proceeds
of up to $800,000 subject to regulatory approval. All other information from
the news release dated September 2, 2010 and September 7, 2010 remains the same.
Niño Ventures Inc.
El Niño Ventures Inc. is a
mineral exploration company, focused on copper/cobalt exploration in the DRC
(see releases January 12, 2009, February 25, 2009, March 11, 2010 & June 24,
2010). The Company holds a 50% interest in an extensive base metal project
located within the Bathurst mining camp in Ontario, Canada. El Niño finalized
its option agreement in April 2010 with Votorantim Metals Canada Inc. and
Xstrata Zinc whereby Votorantim may earn a 50% interest in El Niño's
landholdings by expending $10 million over 5 years and may further increase its
interest in El Niño's and Xstrata Zinc's landholdings to 70% by expending an
additional $10 million over a further two years.
On Behalf of the
Board of Directors,
Harry Barr, Chairman and CEO
TSX Venture Exchange or 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.
Note: this release contains
forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. These
statements may differ materially from actual future events or results and are
based on current expectations or beliefs. For this purpose, statements of
historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. In addition,
forward-looking statements include statements in which the Company uses words
such as "continue", "efforts", "expect", "believe", "anticipate", "confident",
"intend", "strategy", "plan", "will", "estimate", "project", "goal", "target",
"prospects", "optimistic" or similar expressions. These statements by their
nature involve risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially
depending on a variety of important factors, including, among others, the
Company's ability and continuation of efforts to timely and completely make
available adequate current public information, additional or different
regulatory and legal requirements and restrictions that may be imposed, and
other factors as may be discussed in the documents filed by the Company on SEDAR
including the most recent reports that identify important risk factors that
could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking
statements. The Company does not undertake any obligation to review or confirm
analysts' expectations or estimates or to release publicly any revisions to any
forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date
hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. Investors should
not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.