Offer update

LONDON--(Marketwire - Sep 11, 2012) -

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2012 All amounts expressed in C$ unless otherwise indicated Weather II offer for La Mancha expires: proceeding with compulsory acquisition Weather Investments II S.a r.l. ("Weather II" or the "Company") and its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, 0944289 B.C. Ltd. (the "Offeror"), announced today that an additional 18,550,051 common shares (the "La Mancha Shares") of La Mancha Resources Inc. (  TSX :  LMN ) ("La Mancha") representing approximately 13% of the outstanding La Mancha Shares on a fully diluted basis were deposited and have been taken up under the offer (the "Offer") by the Offeror to acquire all of the La Mancha Shares at a price of C$3.50 per La Mancha Share. The Offeror has acquired a total of 141,289,646 La Mancha Shares pursuant to the Offer. Weather II and its affiliates now collectively own 141,289,646 La Mancha Shares, representing approximately 98.99% of the outstanding La Mancha Shares on a fully diluted basis. The Offer is now closed. As the Offer was accepted by holders of more than 90% of the La Mancha Shares (other than La Mancha Shares held by the Offeror and its affiliates and associates at the date of the Offer), the Offeror will exercise its rights under the compulsory acquisition provisions of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) to acquire all outstanding La Mancha Shares. A notice of compulsory acquisition will be mailed promptly to all remaining holders of La Mancha Shares. The Offeror is a direct or indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Weather II. Its registered office is 800-885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6C3H1. To obtain a copy of the report filed with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities relating to the acquisition by the Offeror of La Mancha Shares pursuant to the Offer, contact the individuals listed below. About Weather Investments II S.a r.l. Weather Investments II S.a r.l. is one of the many successful businesses managed by Mr.Naguib Sawiris. The wider Sawiris Family of Egypt have substantial indirect interests in existing operations in the telecoms, construction and fertilizers, cement, real estate and hotel development industries. About La Mancha Resources Inc. La Mancha Resources Inc. is an international gold producer based in Canada with operations, development projects and exploration activities in Africa, Australia and Argentina. LaMancha's shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol "LMA". For more information, visit the Company's website at www.lamancha.ca For further information please contact: Weather II Public Relations Email:public-relation@weathertwo.com Societe Generale Jan Sanders Tel: +44 20 7762 4656 (Sole Financial E-mail: jan.sanders@sgcib.com Advisor) Matthew Harker Tel: +44 20 7676 6345 E-mail: matthew.harker@sgcib.com La Mancha Martin Amyot, SVP Tel: (514) 987-5115 ext. 25 Corporate E-mail: info@lamancha.ca Development Nicole Blanchard, Tel: (514) 987-5115 ext. 26 Investor Relations E-mail: nblanchard@lamancha.ca This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange END