SOURCE: Bonanza Goldfields Corporation

September 23, 2011 15:13 ET

Bonanza Goldfields Retires Preferred Shares to Treasury

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - Sep 23, 2011) - Bonanza Goldfields Corp. (PINKSHEETS: BONZ) ("Bonanza" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the retirement of 3 million Series A Preferred Shares.

On June 14, 2011, the Company issued 3 million shares of Series A Preferred Stock to David Janney, CEO and Director. Each share of Series A Preferred Stock represents 100 votes, or 300 million votes total. Subsequently, on July 6, Mr. Janney assigned 1.5 million of his Series A Preferred Stock to the board of directors of the Company in the form of an Assignment Agreement.

By written consent to action, the Board of Directors unanimously agreed to return the 3 million Series A Preferred shares to the Treasury.

Bonanza Goldfield's President, Scott G. Geisler, stated "Management recognizes and is taking all steps necessary for creating a pure play capital structure in the precious metals space. As we complete our reorganization, we are committed to increasing shareholder value and giving the voting power to the common shareholders. By retiring these super voting shares, we are demonstrating our commitment to accelerating the restructuring of Bonanza Goldfields' value."

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David Janney

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