SOURCE: Blackout Media Corp.

May 03, 2006 09:00 ET

Blackout Media Corp. Announces That It Has Purchased More Shares Pursuant to Its Share Buy-Back Program

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 3, 2006 -- Blackout Media Corp (OTC: BKMP) is pleased to inform its shareholders that it has purchased another 136,000,000 shares as part of the stock buy back program, this in addition to the 161,000,000 shares it announced on May 1st, 2006 that was purchased by the company, bringing the total share purchased pursuant to the share buy back plan to 297,000,000.

"We will continue to purchase shares at these levels and add to the corporate holdings of the company," stated Sandy Winick, President of Blackout. "Based on the numbers and market conditions we might even increase the share buy back program past the one (1) billion shares already committed for," he added. "A decision on that will be made in next few weeks."

About Blackout Media Corp.:

Blackout Media Corp. is a holding company with an interest in Blackout Communications who is a diversified media and entertainment company conducting operations in digital television, VOD, PPV, radio the Internet and print under the brand name "The Fight Network." The activities of Blackout Media Corp. are conducted principally in Canada and the United States.

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