Lawrence Dick, the President of Confederation Minerals Ltd. (the "Company"), is pleased to report that Dr. Kent Ausburn was elected to the board of the Company at the recent annual general meeting.

Dr. Ausburn is a professional geologist with 29 years experience in the mining business. Dr. Ausburn earned BS and MS degrees in Geology at Florida State University and a PhD in Geology from the University of North Carolina. He has worked for several major and junior mining companies and more recently as a consultant and mining entrepreneur in the USA and internationally (Mexico, South and Central America, Europe, Asia and Southeast Asia).

Dr. Ausburn replaces Mr. Donald Gee who recently resigned to devote more time to other business opportunities.

“Lawrence Dick”
Lawrence Dick, President

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Larry Dick
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