Deep-South Resources Inc. announced that further to the meeting with the Minister of Mines and Energy of Namibia and other Officials of the Ministry of Mines and Energy (the "Ministry"), the Company has received a notice from the Minister confirming that the company's application for the renewal of its Exclusive Prospecting Licence 3140 (the "Licence") has been refused. The Company intends to vigorously contest this decision by all means necessary and available under the Minerals (Prospecting and Mining) Act (the "Act") and other applicable laws of Namibia. In its application for renewal and subsequent representations made to the Ministry, the Company maintains that it clearly demonstrated having met all criteria under the Act to justify the renewal of its Licence. Deep-South Resources is a mineral exploration and development company Deep-South growth strategy is to focus on the exploration and development of quality assets in significant mineralized trends and in proximity to infrastructure in stable countries. In using and assessing environmentally friendly technologies in the development of its copper project, Deep-South embraces the green revolution.