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Amara Mining plc Announces 2013 Production Results for Kalsaka/Sega Gold Mine

January 20, 2014

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM --(Marketwired - January 20, 2014 ) - Amara Mining plc (TSX: AMZ) (AIM: AMA) Amara Mining plc ("Amara" or "the Company") 2013 PRODUCTION RESULTS FOR KALSAKA/ SEGA GOLD MINE Amara Mining plc , the AIM-listed West African focused gold mining company, is pleased to announce the production results for its Kalsaka/Sega Gold Mine ("Kalsaka/Sega") in Burkina Faso . Highlights Full year production of 42,348 ounces at Kalsaka/Sega 86% increase in production to 14,926 ounces in Q4 2013 compared to previous quarter (Q3: 8,008 ounces) as higher grade material from Sega is realised Robust financial position -- cash and liquid assets of US$20.0 million at year end 2014 production guidance from Kalsaka/Sega of 60,000-70,000 ounces Peter Spivey , Chief Executive Officer of Amara, commented: "2013 was a challenging year for the gold sector and it's testament to our exploration, operational and corporate teams that we delivered all three of our key targets: the successful integration of Kalsaka and Sega, the completion of the Baomahun Feasibility Study and the delivery of a Mineral Resource update (six million ounces) for Yaoure. We are pleased to begin the New Year by announcing that our revised FY2013 production guidance has been exceeded, despite the lower grades we encountered as Kalsaka reached the end of its life and the delay in commencing production from Sega, and we look ahead to continued stronger production in 2014 as a result of the higher grade Sega material." Click on, or paste the following link into your web browser, to view the associated PDF document. This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Amara Mining plc John McGloin Chairman Peter Spivey Chief Executive Officer Pete Gardner Finance Director Katharine Sutton Head of Investor Relations +44 (0)20 7398 1420 Peel Hunt LLP (Nominated Adviser & Joint Broker) Matthew Armitt Ross Allister +44 (0)20 7418 8900 GMP Securities Europe LLP (Joint Broker) Richard Greenfield David Wargo +44 (0)20 7647 2800 Bell Pottinger - Pelham (Financial Public Relations) Mark Antelme Lorna Spears +44 (0)20 7861 3232 Source: Amara Mining PLC

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