Black Bull Resources Inc.

Black Bull Resources Inc.

May 17, 2006 16:33 ET

Black Bull Resources Appoints Interim President & CEO

SHELBURNE, NOVA SCOTIA--(CCNMatthews - May 17, 2006) - Black Bull Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BBS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph MacDonald as interim chief executive officer (CEO) of the Company effective May 29, 2006.

Mr. MacDonald will assume the full responsibilities of chief executive officer until such time as a permanent replacement for departing CEO Barry Grundy is recruited and on board. The Company has initiated a search for a new permanent CEO with Bedford Consulting Group Inc., a prominent search firm in the mining and minerals industry in Toronto, Ontario.

Mr. MacDonald brings the experience of a long and successful career in sales and marketing with Stora Enso North America, operator of the Port Hawkesbury paper mill in Nova Scotia. As President of Stora Sales Company in New York, he was responsible for all sales of pulp and paper in North America.

Joseph has been a director of Black Bull Resources Inc. since October 2002. He was involved in the early development of the White Rock Property, including the initial marketing program for Scotia White™ quartz.

Further detailed information may be obtained from the Company's website, or corporate filings at

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS: This news release contains certain forward-looking statements. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, including without limitation statements regarding the Company's mining properties, development results or future plans, are forward looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed elsewhere in documents that are available to the public.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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