September 05, 2007 11:33 ET

Goldbelt Appoints David McNee as General Manager, Operations for Inata Gold Project

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 5, 2007) - Goldbelt Resources Ltd. (TSX:GLD) is pleased to announce the appointment of David McNee as the General Manager, Operations for the development and future mine operations of Goldbelt's Inata Gold Project based in Burkina Faso.

David is a Mining Engineer with close to 20 years experience with underground and surface mining in both technical service and management roles. He has previously worked with Gold Fields of South Africa and Gold Fields Ghana as Mine Manager, Pit Superintendent, and Mining Engineer, among other positions. More recently, David worked as Mine Manager at the Kumtor mine in Kyrgyzstan (Central Asia). With his strong focus on strategic development, management of feasibility studies and success in delivering on operating targets, David makes an excellent addition to our Burkina Faso team.

Goldbelt Resources is a Canadian junior mining company focused on exploring and developing mining projects in West Africa. The common shares of Goldbelt are traded on the TSX under the symbol GLD.


Collin Ellison, President and CEO

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