Birim Goldfields Inc.

Birim Goldfields Inc.

March 12, 2007 09:20 ET

Birim Appoints Victor King as Chief Executive Officer

MONTREAL, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - March 12, 2007) - Birim Goldfields Inc. (TSX:BGI) ("Birim" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors for Birim Goldfields Inc. has appointed Mr. Victor King as Chief Executive Officer for the Company effective March 6, 2007. Mr. King assumed the role President and Chief Operating Officer for Birim Goldfields in April 2006 and has since been actively involved on both the operational and management level of Company. Mr. Denis Simoneau, past CEO of Birim, will continue on in his role as Executive Chairman of the Board for the Company.

"We are very pleased with the new appointment as it was a natural transition for Mr. King to assume the role of CEO," says Mr. Simoneau. "We have full confidence in Vic's ability to lead Birim as it continues to explore its extensive land holdings and further mineral potential in Ghana."

Birim Goldfields Inc. is a resource exploration company focused on gold exploration in Ghana and West Africa. The Company trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol BGI. There are presently 63.4 million shares outstanding.

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