Damara Announces Appointment of Director

DAMARA GOLD CORP. (TSX-V:DMR) (“Damara” or the “Company”), announces the appointment of William (Bill) Yeomans as Director of the Company.

Mr. Yeomans acquired a B.Sc. (Geology) from Queens University in 1982 and possesses over 30 years of mineral exploration experience including 14 years managing advanced projects in South America with a focus on gold exploration in Guyana, Suriname and Brazil.  Bill worked extensively across the Guiana Shield for BHP and for three years, managed the Newmont-Strata Gold joint venture program in NW Guyana.  In Canada, Bill has 16 years exploration experience in gold projects located in all the major gold camps in Quebec and Ontario.

As a consultant for IAMGOLD and Dundee Precious Metals, Bill evaluated gold projects located in the Yukon, Manitoba, British Columbia, Alaska and South America.  Bill also held senior management and directorships with several listed junior mining companies.

Larry Nagy, CEO and Director of Damara commented “We are very pleased that Bill has agreed to join our Board and can assist management in identifying and acquiring gold projects in Canada and by drawing on his international experience, identify other prospective projects in mine friendly jurisdictions world wide”.

About Damara
Damara Gold Corp. is a TSX Venture listed Canadian public company with a Board of Directors seasoned in the mineral exploration industry with extensive and successful international experience with a focus on identifying and acquiring prospective and under-explored gold properties worldwide. Damara’s current focus is the exploration potential at the DGP project in Namibia where it holds a 22% interest.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF DAMARA
“Larry Nagy”
Larry Nagy, Chief Executive Officer

For additional information visit Damara’s website at www.damaragoldcorp.com or contact:
Damara Gold Corp.
Larry Nagy
Chief Executive Officer or
Terese Gieselman
Chief Financial Officer
Ph: (250-768-1168)
NR: 16-07

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