Morgain Minerals Inc.
TSX VENTURE : MGM

Morgain Minerals Inc.

June 06, 2006 08:30 ET

Morgain Minerals Appoints Richard J. Adams to its Board

VANCOVUER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - June 6, 2006) - Morgain Minerals Inc. ("Morgain") (TSX VENTURE:MGM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard J. Adams, P. Eng., MBA to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Adams has a proven international track record in mine due diligence, construction, development, planning, operation and closure, corporate restructuring, risk management, business and marketing plan creation and financial evaluation and modeling. He is experienced in gold, nickel, copper, zinc, diamond, aluminum, iron ore, magnesium and oil-sand mining operations and has been employed by or consulted to most of the world's largest resource companies including AngloGold, Barrick, Placer Dome, Xstrata, Cambior, Inco, Falconbridge, TeckCominco, Hudson Bay Mining & Smelting, De Beer's, Rio Tinto and Syncrude. Most recently, as Vice President (Mining) he led all engineering activities for a Merchant Bank with significant equity investments in 15 TSX-listed junior resource companies with a combined market capitalization of $750 million. Prior to this, he was employed by the international engineering firm Hatch, where he was responsible for due diligence reviews of over 30 mining projects.

Morgain also announces the resignation of Keith Piggott from the Board due to his other increasing business commitments. Chester Millar, Chairman and President, said, "On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to thank Mr. Piggott for his valuable contributions as a director of Morgain Minerals."

About Morgain Minerals Inc.

Morgain Minerals is a resource exploration company with a number of precious and base metal properties in Mexico. Its corporate strategy is to acquire properties with known resources that can be further developed to production status. Visit our website at www.morgainminerals.com for the latest corporate information.


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