Roxgold Grants Stock Options

TORONTO, April 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Roxgold Inc. ("Roxgold" or "the Company") (TSXV: ROG) is pleased to announce that it has granted employees incentive stock options to purchase up to an aggregate of 150,000 common shares, exercisable on or before April 25, 2019 at a strike price of $0.67.

About Roxgold
Roxgold is a gold exploration and development company with its key asset, the high grade, 100% owned Yaramoko Gold Project located in the Houndé greenstone region of Burkina Faso, West Africa.  The Company is currently advancing Yaramoko's 55 Zone through permitting and expects to commence development in Q4 2014.  Roxgold trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol ROG. 

"Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."

SOURCE Roxgold Inc.

For further information: Annelise Burke, Manager, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, 416-203-6401, aburke@roxgold.com