Kopane Diamond Developments PLC
LSE : KDD

July 16, 2009 02:00 ET

Disclosure of Shareholding

                                      KOPANE DIAMOND DEVELOPMENTS Plc
                                        ("Kopane" or the "Company")
                                                     
                                                     
16 July 2009

                                        Disclosure of Shareholding

Kopane  Diamond  Developments  Plc received notification on 15 July 2009 that,  as  at  that  date,  Obtala
Resources Plc ("Obtala") holds 32,200,000 shares representing 14.66% of the issued share capital of  Kopane
indirectly  through  a financial instrument held by Spreadex Limited. Obtala continues to  hold  32,335,000
shares directly and therefore remains interested (both directly and indirectly) in an aggregate holding  of
64,535,000 shares representing 29.39% of the issued share capital in Kopane.

The Company currently has 219,611,283 ordinary shares of 1p each in issue.
The  total  number  of  voting rights attached to the issued share capital on the basis  of  one  vote  per
ordinary share held is 219,611,283.

The Company is listed on AIM (and is also traded through the Plus Market), ticker symbol: KDD.

For further information contact:                     
Kopane Diamond Developments Plc                      Threadneedle Communications
Frank Scolaro, Chairman                              Laurence Read/Graham Herring
James Cable, Finance Director                        +44 (0) 20 7653 9850
+44 (0) 20 7963 9590

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Matthew Robinson/Ed Frisby
+44 (0) 20 7600 1658

e-mail: ir@kopanediamonds.com
website: www.kopanediamonds.com

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