Complete turnover on the Board of Directors - Businessman Rolland Veilleux now in command

    Québec, Oct. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Robex Resources inc. (TSX-V: RBX) is
pleased to announce a complete new Board of Directors. Five dynamics
businessmen will join, including Rolland Veilleux, the new Chairman of the
    This new management is part of a major strategic development program that
will now be executed under the new direction. Mr Veilleux, a well known
industrial and new chairman of the board, is extremely confident about Robex's
Mali properties. "I am delighted to be part of this new team and fully
confident to rapidly develop the Malian properties potential". New Board
members intend to create a new dynamism within Robex.

    New administrators:

    Roland Veilleux
    CEO, Chairman and Director, Robex Resources inc.

    Mr Veilleux is a well established businessman, managing more than
27 companies, among others RGR Sports gears, Jeans Lois Canada and Drolet
Stoves, generating an annual income of more than $200 millions CDN.

    Peter J.Hawley, BSc, PGeo
    Scorpio mining corporation
    CEO, Chairman and Director

    Mr Hawley is a geologist cumulating more than 25 years of experience in
the mining business, including exploration, development and production. He
acted as consultant with several major mining companies, including Teck Corp,
Noranda Inc, Placer Dome and Barrick Gold Corp. Mr Hawley is well experimented
in corporate financing, both public and private, as well as corporate

    André Gagné
    President Consult'Art

    Mr Gagné founded Consult'Art in 1995 and he is a show business promoter
and producer. He is also owner of 'Woodstock en Beauce' a major Quebec annual
musical festival and a former radio station owner in Sherbrooke.

    Claude Goulet
    Corporation Immobilière Cagim inc.

    Mr Goulet is a financial advisor at Manulife Bank. A banker for more than
25 years, he brings to the board a 25 years financial banking experience and

    Gabriel Alarie

    Mr Alarie is a result driven manager with more than 12 years of
experience in business and organisational development. He founded and managed
the Montreal Wood Store company from 1995 to 2006.
    Mr Marcel Bédard is no longer on the Board of Directors but will remain
available as long as necessary to facilitate a successful turnover.

    Robex is:

    3 properties in South Mali, including Mininko:
    - Gold resources in Mali of 760,000 ounces inferred, 43-101
      certified (see News release July 13, 2007)
    - 7 properties in West Mali, including an important gold discovery at
    - 3 advanced stage permits located in the vicinity or along the structure
      of world-class gold mines
    - N'Golopene located close to Syama mine in South Mali - 6M oz @ 3 g/t


    For the Board of Directors,
    Rolland Veilleux, Chairman of the Board and CEO Robex Resources Inc.

    The TSX Venture does not accept responsibility for the accuracy of this
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For further information:

For further information: Investor relations: André Gagné,
Vice-President, (418) 527-3588,

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