African Aura Mining Inc. - CLARIFICATION OF TSX-V BULLETIN

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TSX-V: AUR
AIM: AAAM

LONDON, UK, April 11 /CNW/ - African Aura Mining Inc. ("African Aura" or the "Company"), the TSX-V (AUR) and AIM (AAAM) listed exploration and development company with divisions focused on iron ore and gold projects in sub Saharan Africa, wishes to clarify the TSX-V bulletin issued on April 7, 2011 (the "Bulletin"). The Bulletin incorrectly stated that, in connection with the previously announced restructuring of the Company involving Aureus Mining Inc. (the "Arrangement"), a new CUSIP for the Company (being CUSIP 00818V103) (the "New CUSIP") was to be effective on April 8, 2011; however, the effective date of the New CUSIP will be April 13, 2011.

The new website for the Company following the completion of the Arrangement will be www.afferro-mining.com and the website for Aureus Mining Inc. will be www.aureus-mining.com.

Forward-Looking Information

This press release contains certain forward-looking information. All information, other than information regarding historical fact that addresses activities, events or developments that the Company believes, expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future is forward-looking information. Forward-looking information contained in this press release includes, but may not be limited to, the completion of the Arrangement. The forward-looking information contained in this press release reflects the current expectations, assumptions or beliefs of African Aura based on information currently available to African Aura. With respect to the forward-looking information contained in this press release, African Aura has made assumptions regarding, among other things, the completion of the Arrangement and the timing related thereto.

Such forward-looking information is subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations, including: the Company's inability to complete the Arrangement; and future unforeseen liabilities and other factors including, but not limited to, those listed under "Risk Factors" in the management information circular of the Company dated February 28, 2011 and the Company's Annual Information Form dated April 30, 2010, copies of which are available under the Company's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

Forward-looking information speaks only as of the date on which it is made and, except as may be required by applicable law, African Aura disclaims any obligation to update or modify such forward-looking information, either as a result of new information, future events or for any other reason.

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


SOURCE African Aura Mining Inc.

For further information:

African Aura Mining Inc.
Luis da Silva, President & CEO
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7257 2930

Aureus Mining Inc.
David Reading, CEO
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7257 2930

Evolution Securities Limited
Jeremy Ellis/ Neil Elliot / Tim Redfern
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7071 4300

Pelham Bell Pottinger
Charles Vivian / James MacFarlane
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7861 3232

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