Lomiko Metals Inc.

January 25, 2010 09:00 ET

Lomiko Metals Inc. Appoints Geologist Garth Kirkham to the Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2010) - LOMIKO METALS INC. (TSX VENTURE:LMR) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Nesbitt to its Board of Directors as an Independent director.

Mr. Nesbitt is a natural resources attorney in Denver, Colorado specializing in domestic and international mining transactions, agreements, negotiations, title, due diligence, corporate and general business counsel. He received a B.S. degree in Geology from Washington State University and was a member of Sigma Gamma Epsilon. He received his J.D. from Gonzaga University following service in the U.S. Army and working as a field exploration geologist for Cominco and Kennecott. Before entering private practice in 1988, Mr. Nesbitt worked for Homestake Mining Company, Amoco Minerals Company, Cyprus Minerals Company and Minatome Corporation, a subsidiary of Total Petroleum.

Mr. Nesbitt was an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver School of Law's Masters of Law Program from 2001 through 2007, is an active member of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, having served as a Trustee from 1987 to 1993, and from 2003 to the 2006, co-chairman of the Foundation's Mining Session at its International Mining, Oil & Gas conference in Buenos Aires in 2007 (held in conjunction with the International Bar Association), co-chairman of the Foundation's conference on Mining Law and Investment in Latin America held in April, 2005 in Lima, Peru (also in conjunction with the International Bar Association), and Chairman of the same institute in 2003, also in Lima, Chairman of the Landman's Section of the Foundation's 35th Annual Institute, speaker at the 37th,, 39th, and 43rd Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Annual Institutes, and Chairman of the Foundation's first Land and Permitting Special Institute in 1994. He has also served continuously over the years on the Foundation's Special Institutes Committee, Long Range Planning Committee, and numerous other committees. He has an "AV Preeminent" Martindale-Hubble peer review rating, is listed in The International Who's Who Legal of mining attorneys, is currently writing a new mining act for a developing African country, and is recognized by the World Bank as qualified to draft such laws.

Mr. Nesbitt is a member of the International, American, Colorado and Denver Bar Associations, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, Mining & Metallurgical Society of America, International Mining Professionals Society and Colorado Mining Association. He is also a former Director of the Colorado Mining Association and past President of the Rocky Mountain Association of Mineral Landmen.

The Company welcomes Mr. Nesbitt to the Board.

The Company would also like to announce that it has accepted the resignation of Mr. Melvin Rokosh an Independent Director and thanks him for his valuable contributions to the Board. Mr. Rokosh will continue to be involved with the Company as a consultant.

On behalf of Lomiko Metals Inc.

Paul Gill, President & CEO

We seek safe harbor.

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