Connacher Announces New Board Member

CALGARY, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Connacher Oil and Gas Limited (TSX: CLL) ("Connacher" or the "Company") announces that Glen D. Roane has been appointed to its Board of Directors effective January 27, 2014. Mr. Roane has extensive professional experience as a successful investment banker and portfolio manager. In recent years he has been involved as a director of several companies and has contributed significantly to their success. He currently serves as a director of Enerplus Resources Corporation, SilverWillow Energy Corporation, Badger Daylighting Ltd., Logan International Inc. and the GBC American Growth Fund. Mr. Roane also served a six year term as a member of the Alberta Securities Commission. Mr. Roane holds a Bachelor of Arts and an MBA from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario and holds the ICD.D designation.

About Connacher
Connacher is a Calgary-based in-situ oil sands developer, producer and marketer of bitumen. The Company holds a 100 percent interest in approximately 500 million barrels of proved and probable bitumen reserves and operates two steam assisted gravity drainage ("SAGD") facilities located on the Company's Great Divide oil sands leases near Fort McMurray, Alberta.

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Chris Bloomer        
Chief Executive Officer      

Greg Pollard
Chief Financial Officer

Connacher Oil and Gas Limited
Phone:  (403) 538-6201
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Calgary, Alberta T2P 0B2
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