Mining in Colombia with Social and Environmental Committments

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April 17, 2009
Antioquia Gold Signs Agreement to Acquire Mining Concessions in Colombia

April 17, 2009, Calgary, Alberta: Antioquia Gold Inc. (TSX-V: AGD) is pleased to announce that it has executed the purchase agreement, previously announced on October 17, 2008, with Grupo de Bullet (GDB), a private company with a large portfolio of mining concessions in Colombia, to acquired a 90% interest in two concessions, totalling 5,243 hectares, adjacent to AGD's existing Guayabito Property in the Cisneros area, of Antioquia, Colombia.

Under the terms of the purchase agreement, and subject to regulatory approvals, AGD will acquire up to 90% interest in the subject GDB concessions over 18 months, in exchange for up to 1,000,000 AGD common shares and 500,000 AGD warrants to be issued to Grupo de Bullet, and, AGD is to fulfill US$ 2 million in exploration expenditures by October 9, 2010.

Antioquia Gold Inc. is a junior exploration company focused on searching out, exploring and developing mineral opportunities in Colombia. Its initial project, the Cisneros Property, is located in the Antioquian Batholith near the town of Cisneros in the Department (region) of Antioquia in Colombia. The Company has offices in Calgary, Alberta and in Medellin, Colombia. Antioquia Gold Inc. currently has a total of 26,151,188 common shares issued and outstanding.

For further information on Antioquia Gold Inc., visit our website at
www.antioquiagoldinc.com or contact

Rick Thibault, President
Antioquia Gold Inc.
(484) 319-7807
Email: rthibault@express.tc

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