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MIRANDA GOLD CORP. SIGNS AGREEMENT TO EXPLORE IN MEXICO
Vancouver, BC, Canada – April 8, 2008 – Miranda Gold Corp. (“Miranda”) (TSX-V: MAD) announces
that it has signed an agreement with Y3K Exploration Company LLC (“Y3K”). Pursuant to the agreement, Y3K
and its manager, David Griffith, will conduct a project generation program to locate and acquire properties having
the potential to host “large” ore bodies of all valuable metals and minerals in Mexico funded by and for the benefit
of Miranda. Y3K has accumulated an extensive database of potential mineral targets in Mexico and David
Griffith has expertise in doing business, exploration and acquiring mining properties situated in Mexico.
Mr. Griffith has been active in Mexico for 15 years. While working as a geologist for Recursos Cruz del Sur
S.A., Mr. Griffith took part in the La Esperanza discovery in 1993, currently known as the Cerro Jumil project
that is now wholly-owned by Esperanza Silver Corporation, in the State of Morelos, Mexico.
Miranda has engaged Y3K on a renewable 12 month contract to conduct a minimum annual program of
US$200,000. A wholly owned Mexican subsidiary of Miranda will directly stake or acquire projects identified
through the program. Miranda and Y3K will jointly establish the work program and budget.
Ken Cunningham, Miranda’s President and CEO, stated, “Miranda believes this is a natural progression to our
generative exploration in Nevada. A Mexican program will allow Miranda to have an active field season twelve
months out of the year. Miranda’s exploration team will assist Mr. Griffith by advancing the acquired projects
through exploration in preparation for offering the projects to potential joint venture partners. We are pleased to
be working with someone who has b