Zonte Announces Filing a National Instrument 43-101 Report for the McConnells Jest Project, Yukon


HALIFAX, April 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Zonte Metals Inc. (TSXV-ZON) (the "Company" or "Zonte") is pleased to announce it has filed the initial National Instrument 43-101 Technical Report for the McConnells Jest Project. The report is available on www.sedar.com and will be posted on the Company's website shortly.

The Report titled "Geology, Mineralization, Geochemical Survey, and Environmental Survey on the McConnells Jest Intrusion-Related Gold Property", was completed by Andy Randell, P.Geo who is the qualified person as defined by NI 43-101 and is responsible for the preparation of the Report and the technical disclosures therein. The report was co-authored by Fraser Kirk and David Wilkie. The report is available on www.sedar.com and will be posted on the Company's website shortly.

Zonte is finalizing its upcoming exploration plan for the McConnells Jest which will include drilling. Once the plan is finalized the Company will provide an update.

About Zonte

Zonte Metals Inc. is a junior explorer focused on gold exploration and holds and option on the McConnells Jest project located in the Yukon Territory. The Company owns the drill ready Wings Point Gold Project located in Newfoundland and Labrador. In addition, the Company and a Colombian partner have an application over open areas sitting on top of the Gramalote Deposit in Colombia, which is held by AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) and B2Gold (TSX: BTO, NYSE: BTG). The title issuance is being contested by the state governing the application and the Company has started legal action to protect its rights.

Forward-Looking Information

This news release contains forward-looking statements which include statements regarding the Corporation's future plans, as well as statements regarding financial and business prospects and the Corporation's future plans, objectives or economic performance and financial outlooks. The Corporation believes that the expectations reflected in this news release are reasonable but actual results may be affected by a variety of variables and may be materially different from the results or events predicted in the forward-looking statements. Readers are therefore cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.

In evaluating forward-looking statements readers should consider the risk factors which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and unless otherwise required by applicable securities laws, the Corporation does not intend nor does it undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements.

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



SOURCE Zonte Metals Inc.

For further information: For further information contact: Terry Christopher, CEO and President, 902-405-3520, info@zontemetals.com


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