The Independence Group's (ASX:IGO) Plumridge JV expands exploration

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by Rachael Jones

The Independence Group NL (ASX:IGO) joint venture with Arrow Minerals, Plumridge Nickel has increased its exploration licence holding in the Fraser Range Province by over 160 kilometres via a successful ballot in three exploration licence applications.

The new tenement applications are located to the east of the existing joint venture exploration licences and are within 10-30km of Legend Mining Limited’s (ASX:LEG) Mawson, Magnus and Octagonal nickel-copper sulphide prospects.

In addition to increasing the size of the joint venture tenement licence area IGO has agreed to continue to free-carry Arrow’s 10 per cent interest in the joint venture until 31 December 2020.

Shares in the Independence Group NL (ASX:IGO) are trading 2.36 per cent lower at $4.34.