First Gold Exploration Inc.

First Gold Exploration Inc.

May 05, 2010 10:36 ET

First Gold Exploration Inc.: Discovery of a New Structure of Important Dimension 500 Metres From the Rose Showing

LAVAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 5, 2010) - First Gold Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EFG) (FRANKFURT:F12) is pleased to report the discovery of a new spudomene-bearing zone visible on surface in multiple decameter-sized outcrops (Rose Southeast). Based on the mineralized outcrops, the zone can be traced over a surface area measuring approximately 200 X 350 metres. Twenty-three grab samples have been taken from the various mineralized outcrops and sent to the laboratory.

The Lac Pivert/Rose property lies less than 5 km from the Eastmain 1 power house. There is substantial infrastructure already in place. An access road leads to within 0.5 km of the three discoveries (Rose and Southeast Rose showings and a new showing (see press release dated December 21, 2009)) and a power line crosses the property within 1 km of the showings.

New maps and a 3-D model showing all the drill holes and results will soon be posted on First Gold's website.

"Pivert/Rose is developing into a substantial project," said Eric Leboeuf, President of First Gold.

Jean-Sebastien Lavallee (OGQ #773), a geologist, shareholder and director of the Company and a Qualified Person under NI 43-101, has reviewed and approved the technical content of this release.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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