Eastern Platinum Limited

LSE : ELR


October 10, 2012 02:00 ET

Eastern Platinum Limited: Untimely Passing of a Director

FOR:  EASTERN PLATINUM LIMITED

TSX, AIM SYMBOL:  ELR
JSE SYMBOL:  EPS

October 10, 2012

Eastern Platinum Limited: Untimely Passing of a Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 10, 2012) - Eastern Platinum Limited ("Eastplats" or the
"Company")(TSX:ELR)(AIM:ELR)(JSE:EPS) - It is with deep regret that the Board of Eastern Platinum Limited learned of the
sudden passing of Mr. Zwelakhe Sisulu on 4th October. Mr. Sisulu was the lead member of our empowerment partnership as
well as a director of Eastplats since 2009.

David Cohen, Chairman of Eastplats, commented, "On behalf of the entire Eastplats community, I would like to express our
heartfelt condolences to Zwelakhe's family. Zwelakhe was a distinguished and respected South African businessman. We are
grateful to have had the privilege to work with Zwelakhe, who for many years provided an invaluable contribution to the
Company as the South African mining industry has transformed. He will be deeply missed by us, by business associates and
by the community at large."


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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Eastern Platinum Limited
Investor Relations
1-(604)-685-6851
1-(604)-685-6493 (FAX)
info@eastplats.com
www.eastplats.com

OR

AIM NOMAD:
Rob Collins
Canaccord Genuity Securities Limited, London
+44 (0) 207 523 8000

OR

JSE SPONSOR:
Johan Fourie
PSG Capital (Pty) Limited
+27 21 887 9602
johanf@psgcapital.com

INDUSTRY:  Manufacturing and Production-Mining and Metals
SUBJECT:   OBT

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