Kent Exploration Inc.
TSX VENTURE : KEX

Kent Exploration Inc.

July 03, 2009 13:20 ET

Kent Announces Results of AGM

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 3, 2009) - Kent Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KEX)(the "Company") reports that at its Annual and Special General Meeting, held June 30, 2009, shareholders have approved all resolutions brought before them at the meeting.

The Company also reports that Mr. Minaz Dhanani has resigned his position as CFO. The Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Greg Amor, CA, as the Company's new CFO. Mr. Amor brings his substantial experience with junior exploration companies, gained while acting in senior executive positions with a number of TSX-V listed companies, to the Company.

The Company has granted 400,000 incentive stock options, exercisable for five years at a price of $0.18 cents per share to consultants to the Company.

Kent Exploration Inc is a junior exploration company that has a 100% interest in a mining lease option on the Flagstaff Mountain property, a gold/silver/zinc/barite prospect in eastern Washington state, 50% of a 100% interest in the mining lease option on the Ivanhoe Creek property, a Midas-style gold/silver target in Nevada's Carlin Trend, 50% of a 100% interest in the Ivanhoe Creek placer claims covering a bentonite deposit, 100% interest in the Courtney Lake property, a silver/ lead/ zinc prospect in north-east Saskatchewan, an option to earn a 100% interest in the Silver Hills property, a silver/ lead/ zinc prospect in south-eastern British Columbia, 100% interest in Coal Prospecting Permits covering approximately 92,000 ha in eastcentral Saskatchewan, and an option to acquire a 70% interest in the Reefton gold project in New Zealand. The Company has jointly executed a proposal with Teck Australia Pty, Ltd, to enter into an Option Agreement to earn 100% of Teck's interest in Chalice Gold's Gnaweeda Gold Project in West Australia.

This News Release has been prepared on behalf of the Kent Exploration Inc Board of Directors, which accepts full responsibility for its contents.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Graeme O'Neill, President

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

Contact Information

  • Kent Exploration Inc.
    Graeme O'Neill
    President
    604-684-3394 or Toll free: 1-866-399-6539
    1-888-282-7763 (FAX)
    www.kent-exploration.com