April 5, 2017: Golden Reign Appoints Braam Jonker As Non-Executive Chairman

Golden Reign Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: GRR) (the “Company” or “Golden Reign”) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Abraham (Braam) Jonker as its non-executive Chairman.

Mr. Jonker has more than 20 years of extensive management, accounting and corporate finance experience across 5 continents, mostly in the mining industry. He currently serves as the Lead Independent Director of the Board of Directors of Mandalay Resources Corp (MND: TSX). Braam has been a Golden Reign Board member and Chair of the Company’s audit committee since October 2015.

On behalf of the Board,

“Kevin Bullock”
Kevin Bullock, P.Eng.
CEO

About Golden Reign:
Golden Reign Resources Ltd. is a publicly listed (TSX-V: GRR) mineral exploration company engaged in exploring the San Albino-Murra Property and the El Jicaro Property, both of which are located in Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua.

The Company’s prime objective is to bring its San Albino Gold Deposit into production quickly and efficiently, building cash flow to further advance a number of its other highly prospective exploration targets.

The Company’s land package comprises 13,771 hectares (138 km2) of highly prospective ground. Hundreds of historical mines and workings exist within the Corona de Oro Gold Belt, which is approximately 3 kilometres wide by 20 kilometres long and spans the entirety of the Company’s land package.

For additional information please visit our website at www.goldenreign.com and SEDAR www.sedar.com.

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 or accuracy of this release.