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December 18, 2009

Lucara Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 18, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) ("Lucara" or the "Company") reports that it has granted an aggregate of 1,835,000 incentive stock options to certain officers, directors and other ...

December 17, 2009

Lucara Announces Net Proceeds of $110 Million Financing Released From Escrow

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December 17, 2009

Lucara Acquisition of AK6 Diamond Project Receives Republic of Botswana Approval

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 17, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the Government of the Republic of Botswana in respect of the...

December 16, 2009

Lucara $110 Million Private Placement Closed

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December 03, 2009

Lucara Increases Private Placement to $110 Million

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November 23, 2009

Lucara Appoints Tony George VP Development

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce Mr. Anthony (Tony) George, P.Eng has joined Lucara as VP Development effective as of January 4, 2010. Mr. Georg...

November 10, 2009

Lucara to Acquire AK6 Diamond Project From De Beers

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 10, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Sale Agreement to acquire a 70.268% interest in Boteti Exploration (Pty) Ltd. ("Boteti...

September 21, 2009

Lucara Secures Mining Lease and Plans Pre-Production Mining at Mothae Project, Lesotho

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce that it has been granted a diamond mining lease for the Mothae project in Lesotho by the Lesotho Department of Natural Resources. The diamond mining lease, which has an initial term of 10 years and ...
August 04, 2009

Lucara Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 4, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce that Ms. Eira Thomas has joined the Board of Directors. Ms. Thomas is a respected Canadian geologist who brings extensive experience to her role with Lucara. She served as a geologist with Aber Resour...
July 28, 2009

Lucara Reports Diamond Value for Mothae Project, Lesotho

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 28, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to report diamond valuation results for the full diamond parcel recovered from the 100,000 tonne bulk sample recently completed on the Mothae project in Lesotho. A valuation of the 3,890 carat parcel was carried...
July 09, 2009

Lucara Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) reports that, pursuant to the plan of arrangement effected July 3, 2009 with Motapa Diamonds Inc. ("Motapa"), the regulatory authorities have requested that Motapa's National Instrument 43-101 technical report pre...
July 06, 2009

Lucara Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 6, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) reports that it has granted an aggregate of 1,650,000 incentive stock options to certain officers, directors and other eligible persons of the Company. The options, subject to vesting provisions, are exercisable over a peri...
July 03, 2009

Lucara and Motapa Complete Transaction

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 3, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ('Lucara') (TSX VENTURE:LUC) and Motapa Diamonds Inc. ('Motapa') (TSX VENTURE:MTP) are pleased to announce that they have completed the previously announced acquisition by Lucara of all of the outstanding shares in Motapa (the "Transact...
June 30, 2009

Lucara Appoints William Lamb as President and COO

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 30, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. William Lamb as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company effective July 1, 2009. Mr. Lamb has been the Company's General Manager since April, 2008. Mr. Lukas Lundin...
June 26, 2009

Lucara Acquisition Approved by Motapa Shareholders

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 26, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to report that the previously announced acquisition of Motapa Diamonds Inc. ("Motapa") pursuant to a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (B.C.) has been overwhelmingly approved by M...
May 01, 2009

Lucara Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Motapa

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) ("Lucara") and Motapa Diamonds Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MTP) ("Motapa") are pleased to announce that the companies have signed a definitive agreement with respect to the acquisition, by Lucara, of all of the out...
April 27, 2009

Lucara Reports Bulk Sample and Drilling Results From Mothae Diamond Project, Lesotho

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 27, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) and partner Motapa Diamonds Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MTP) are pleased to report completion of diamond recovery work on the 100,000 tonne bulk sample program at the Mothae sample project in Lesotho. Processing of 15,390 dry to...

March 17, 2009

Lucara to Acquire Motapa Diamonds

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 17, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara") (TSX VENTURE:LUC) and Motapa Diamonds Inc. ("Motapa") (TSX VENTURE:MTP) are pleased to announce that the companies have signed a letter of intent which contemplates Lucara acquiring all of the outstanding shares of Motapa pur...

March 03, 2009

Lucara Reports Bulk Sample Progress at Mothae Project Lesotho

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) and partner Motapa Diamonds Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MTP) are pleased to update diamond recovery results for Phase 2 of the Mothae bulk sample project in Lesotho. Processing of 21,977 dry tonnes of sample G1C was completed on ...

January 12, 2009

Lucara Diamond Corp.: Motapa Reports Bulk Sample Progress and Initial Diamond Valuation, Mothae Project Lesotho

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 12, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:LUC) and partner Motapa Diamonds Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MTP) are pleased to update diamond recovery results for Phase 2 of the Mothae bulk sample project in Lesotho. Initial diamond recovery from sample C3A was completed in Dec...

January 09, 2009

Lucara Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 9, 2009) - Lucara Diamond Corp. ("Lucara" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE:LUC) is pleased to announce that at its Annual General Meeting held on January 9, 2009 in Vancouver, Canada, shareholders voted unanimously in favour of and passed all ordinary res...