Rockgate Capital Corp.

Rockgate Capital Corp.

March 20, 2007 13:02 ET

Rockgate Capital Corp.: Drilling Commences at Falea Uranium Copper Project

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 20, 2007) -


Rockgate Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:RGT) ("Rockgate") is pleased to announce that diamond drilling has begun on the Falea Uranium-Copper Property ("Falea") located in western Mali, West Africa.

Rockgate has an option to acquire a 60% interest in the Falea Property from Delta Exploration Inc. BLY Mali S.A, (BLY), a subsidiary of Boart Longyear Inc., is the drilling contractor. The current drill program will consist of at least 5000 metres of NQ and HQ size core, focusing on a 5 km by 5 km area of the Falea Basin where Cogema discovered uranium and copper mineralization in the late 1970's. The Falea exploration permit covers 150 square kilometres of the Falea-North Guinea-Senegal basin (FGS), a Neoproterozoic sedimentary basin marked by significant radiometric anomalies.

Between 1977 and 1981, Cogema conducted mapping and geochemistry in the Falea area culminating in a program of 81 vertical diamond drill holes totalling approximately 24,000 metres at 800 x 800 metre and 200 x 200 metre spacing, and 5 inclined diamond drill holes totalling 630 metres.

Mr. Lorne Warner, P. Geo, Director and VP Exploration is the Qualified Person for Rockgate under NI 43-101.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors of Rockgate Capital Corp.

Karl Kottmeier, President

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to sell any of securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.

The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed transaction and has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the content of this press release.

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