Kopane Diamond Developments PLC
LSE : KDD

June 11, 2009 10:46 ET

Notification of Major Share Interest

TR-1: Notifications of Major Interests in Shares

1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing
shares to which voting rights are attached:                             KOPANE DIAMOND DEVELOPMENTS

2. Reason for notification (yes/no)
                                                                                               

An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                                    YES
                                                                                              
An acquisition or disposal of financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of
shares already issued to which voting rights are attached                                      NO
                                                                                               
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                               NO
                                                                                               
Other (please specify):______________
                                                         
3. Full name of person(s) subject to notification
obligation:                                              SPREADEX LIMITED
                                                         
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if different from 3):
                                                         
5. Date of transaction (and date on which the
threshold is crossed or reached if different):           4/6/09
                                                         
6. Date on which issuer notified:                        4/6/09
                                                       
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or reached:               3%

8: Notified Details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares

Class/type    Situation previous to      Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
of shares     the triggering
If possible   transaction
use ISIN
code
              Number of     Number of    Number of     Number of voting rights    Percentage of voting
              shares        voting       shares                                   rights
                            rights
                                                                                                
                                                       Direct        Indirect     Direct        Indirect
GB0002998978
                  0            0         33,000,000                 33,000,000    15.03%


B: Financial Instruments

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial   Expiration date      Exercise/            No. of voting rights       Percentage of
instrument                               conversion           that may be acquired       voting rights
                                         period/date          (if the instrument
                                                              exercised/converted)
                                                                                         
                                         

Total (A+B)

Number of voting rights                                Percentage of voting rights
33,000,000                                             15.03%

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and /or the financial instruments are
effectively held, if applicable:


Proxy Voting:

10. Name of proxy holder:                              

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease    
to hold:

12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold      
voting rights:


13. Additional information:                            

14 Contact name:                                       RICHARD GRIFFITHS

15. Contact telephone name:                            01727 895176


For further information contact:                     
Kopane Diamond Developments Plc                      Threadneedle Communications
Francesco Scolaro, Chairman                          Laurence Read/Graham Herring
James Cable, Finance Director                        +44 (0) 20 7653 9850
+44 (0) 20 7963 9590

Canaccord Adams Limited
Robert Finlay
Mike Jones
+44 (0) 20 7050 6500

e-mail: ir@kopanediamonds.com
website: www.kopanediamonds.com

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