Xemplar Energy Corp.
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Xemplar Energy Corp.

January 14, 2010 17:48 ET

Xemplar Intersects U3O8 Mineralization Over 52 Metres at Girtis

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 14, 2010) - Xemplar Energy Corp. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:XE)(FRANKFURT:E7R)(NAMIBIA:XEM) has released chemical assay results for 12 drill holes from the Company's 2009 drill program at the Girtis target located at its 100-per-cent-owned Warmbad uranium project in southern Namibia.

Simon Tam, Chief Executive Officer, comments, "Intersecting significant thick uranium mineralization in 12 of the first 13 drill holes at Girtis confirms the high potential of this target."

Highlights of chemical assay results from the Company's 2009 drill program at Girtis are shown in the following table. Additional assay results for all drill holes currently reported are available on the Company's website.

Drill Hole From (metres) To (metres) Width (metres) Grade PPM U3O8 Grade Pct.
           
RCGI0001 18 25 7 111.2 0.011%
Includes 24 25 1 206.5 0.021%
  49 69 20 108.8 0.011%
Includes 49 50 1 221.3 0.022%
           
RCGI0002 59 64 5 145.0 0.015%
  147 155 8 106.8 0.011%
  178 190 12 128.1 0.013%
Includes 187 188 1 231.7 0.023%
Includes 189 190 1 206.0 0.021%
           
RCGI0004 53 72 19 114.2 0.011%
  83 89 6 120.0 0.012%
  131 139 8 124.8 0.012%
Includes 138 139 1 209.2 0.021%
  149 183 34 127.8 0.013%
Includes 157 158 1 212.9 0.021%
Includes 178 182 4 317.7 0.032%
           
RCGI0005 99 110 11 107.6 0.011%
           
RCGI0006 94 103 9 126.9 0.013%
Includes 94 95 1 264.9 0.026%
           
RCGI0007 14 21 7 112.4 0.011%
  28 44 16 106.5 0.011%
Includes 35 36 1 233.1 0.023%
           
RCGI0008 35 40 5 142.0 0.014%
Includes 36 37 1 245.9 0.025%
Includes 39 40 1 234.1 0.023%
  74 92 18 127.8 0.013%
Includes 81 82 1 240.2 0.024%
Includes 84 85 1 319.6 0.032%
  96 103 7 104.3 0.010%
  110 115 5 106.2 0.011%
  131 183 52 133.6 0.013%
Includes 138 139 1 220.9 0.022%
Includes 150 151 1 300.1 0.030%
Includes 162 163 1 256.1 0.026%
Includes 167 169 2 355.8 0.036%
           
RCGI0009 55 60 5 111.0 0.011%
           
RCGI0010 75 81 6 109.9 0.011%
  132 152 20 131.4 0.013%
Includes 134 135 1 337.1 0.034%
Includes 137 140 3 283.0 0.028%
           
RCGI0011 59 67 8 101.6 0.010%
  102 108 6 197.6 0.020%
Includes 104 105 1 314.8 0.031%
Includes 107 108 1 217 0.022%
           
RCGI0012 51 57 6 127.9 0.013%
  122 127 5 127.4 0.013%
Includes 124 125 1 325.9 0.033%
           
RCGI0013 54 80 26 133.3 0.013%
Includes 54 57 3 261.1 0.026%
Includes 58 59 1 270.1 0.027%
Includes 60 61 1 276.6 0.028%
Includes 75 76 1 278.6 0.028%

(i) Rounded to the nearest one-1,000th of percentile

Drilling update

The 2009 drill program continued to outline new zones of uranium mineralization and to expand the known zones.

Mike Magrum, P. Eng, a qualified person under National Instrument 43-101, has approved the technical content of this news release.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

Xemplar Energy Corp.

Simon Tam, CEO and Director

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