Koulou Gold Announces Appointment of New Director

June 6, 2023

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 6, 2023 – Koulou Gold Corp. (“Koulou Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Roger Richer to the board of directors. Mr. Richer was an early team member of Bema Gold (NYSE & TSX: BGO) and founder of B2Gold (NYSE: BTG, TSX: BTO). He served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary for both companies and currently consults for the legal affairs, corporate strategy, and corporate governance of B2Gold. He has a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Victoria.

“Roger has decades of experience building companies with assets and operations all over the world, including West Africa. We could not be happier to have him join our board and look forward to his guidance as we pursue Tier 1 growth opportunities in Côte d’Ivoire,” stated Alex Ruggieri, CEO of Koulou Gold.

About Koulou Gold Corp.

Koulou Gold Corp. is a private mineral exploration company incorporated under the laws of the Province of British Columbia and based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Koulou Gold’s focus is early to advanced-stage exploration in West Africa. The Company currently holds an option to earn up to 100% interest in the Sakassou Project in central Côte d’Ivoire, and an additional exploration licence in the well-endowed Syama – Boundiali greenstone belt in northern Côte d’Ivoire. 

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Alex Ruggieri, CEO


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