Omineca Announces Management and Board Changes

Omineca Mining & Metals Ltd.

CRANBROOK, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 1, 2017) - Omineca Mining and Metals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:OMM) ("Omineca" or the "Company") announces several management and board changes in furtherance of its strategy to complete a bulk sample mining test of a 300m length of the Deep Lead Channel at the Wingdam placer gold project. The Wingdam project is fully permitted and the Company has completed a mine plan based on the use of ground freezing technology to control water and stabilize the overlying gravels during the bulk sample extraction. As the project advances, the next milestones will involve securing financing and implementing the engineering plans. To facilitate this transition the company is undergoing changes in management to build a team focused on mining, production and financing.