Nevsun Resources Ltd.
AMEX : NSU
TSX : NSU

Nevsun Resources Ltd.

January 10, 2006 11:36 ET

Nevsun Added to AMEX Gold Miners Index

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 10, 2006) - Nevsun Resources Ltd (TSX:NSU)(AMEX:NSU) ("The Company") is pleased to announce it has been added to the AMEX Gold Miners Index (symbol:GDM, the "Index"). The Index is a modified market capitalization weighted index of companies primarily involved in the mining for gold and silver and listed on any of the U.S. stock markets: New York, American and NASDAQ. Companies with a market capitalization greater than $100 million and an average daily trading volume of over 50,000 shares for 6 months are eligible for inclusion. The Index and details may be viewed at www.amex.com, symbol GDM.

NEVSUN RESOURCES LTD.

Dr. John A. Clarke, President & Chief Executive Officer

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