Kent Exploration Inc.

Kent Exploration Inc.

May 07, 2007 09:43 ET

Kent Exploration Inc.: Nevada Drilling Program Commences

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - May 7, 2007) - Kent Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KEX) ("Kent" or the "Company") reports that it has been advised by Senator Minerals Inc ("Senator"), the Operator, that Frontier Drilling has commenced a C$600,000 diamond drilling program on the Company's 50% optioned Ivanhoe Creek property, to test for Midas-style gold-silver mineralization at depth.

Located in Nevada's prolific and highly developed Carlin Trend, the Ivanhoe Creek property lies approximately 3 miles north of Great Basin Gold's Hollister Development block, where Great Basin reports it expects to start production in 2008 from a resource of 1 million gold equivalent ounces.

Kent Exploration Inc. is a mineral exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, trading under the symbol KEX. The Company's main objective is the acquisition of, and financing of exploration on, prospective mineral properties.

The Company has earned a 50% interest in the Ivanhoe Creek property, a Midas-style gold/silver target in Nevada's Carlin Trend, and is earning a 100% interest in the Rosebud property, a gold/silver prospect in northern Arizona. The Company has entered into a mining lease option to earn a 100% interest in the Brokers Best property, a gold/silver/barite prospect in eastern Washington.

This News Release has been prepared on behalf of the Kent Exploration Inc. Board of Directors, which accepts full responsibility for its contents.


Graeme O'Neill, President

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Kent Exploration Inc.
    Graeme O'Neill
    (604) 684-3394 or Toll Free: 1-866-399-6539
    1-888-282-7763 (FAX)