SOURCE: Monument Mining Limited

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March 22, 2016 19:30 ET

Monument Files NI43-101 Technical Report for Resource Estimate on Matala Gold Project

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 22, 2016) -  Monument Mining Limited (TSX VENTURE: MMY) (FRANKFURT: D7Q1) ("Monument") is pleased to announce that, further to its press release dated February 7, 2016, it has filed a technical report describing the mineral resource estimate for the Matala Gold Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo ("DRC"), where Afrimines Resources S.A.R.L ("Afrimines") through its wholly owned subsidiary, Regal Sud Kivu S.A.R.L ("Regal") holds a 100% interest in the Matala Gold Project. Under an "Earn-In and Shareholders Agreement", Monument has options to earn up to 90% joint venture interest in the Matala Gold Project.

The technical report is titled "NI 43-101 Technical Report - Matala Project - South Kivu - Democratic Republic of Congo" is dated March 7, 2016. It has been prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects and is authored by Galen White, Principal Geologist, CSA Global (UK) Ltd, the primary Qualified Person, and other independent Qualified Persons. The technical report is available on SEDAR under Monument's profile at www.sedar.com and will also be available on Monument's website at www.monumentmining.com.

The Company is currently in process of submitting an application to the TSX Venture Exchange for approval of the Matala transaction.

About Monument

Monument Mining Limited (TSX VENTURE: MMY) (FRANKFURT: D7Q1) is an established Canadian gold producer that owns and operates the Selinsing Gold Mine in Malaysia. Its experienced management team is committed to growth and is advancing several exploration and development projects including the Mengapur Polymetallic Project, in Pahang State of Malaysia, and the Murchison Gold Projects comprising Burnakura, Gabanintha and Tuckanarra in the Murchison area of Western Australia. The Company employs over 300 people in both regions and is committed to the highest standards of environmental management, social responsibility, and health and safety for its employees and neighboring communities.

Robert F. Baldock, President and CEO
Monument Mining Limited
Suite 1580 -1100 Melville Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 4A6

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