News Releases

September 26, 2002
Private Placement
TORONTO, CANADA - Tsodilo Resources Limited (TSX Venture Exchange: TSD) is pleased to announce that it has negotiated a non-brokered private placement of 372,120 units of the Company (the "Units") at a price of $0.25 per Unit for proceeds to the Company of $93,030. Each Unit consists of one common share of the Company and one warrant of the Company, each such warrant entitling the holder to purchase one common share of the Company at a price of $0.25 for a period of two years. James M. Bruchs, Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company, is the purchaser of approximately 83% of the Units, with another director, Mr. Patrick McGinley, purchasing the remainder of the Units. Closing of this transaction is subject to regulatory approval. Proceeds from this financing will be added to the Company's working Capital.

Tsodilo Resources is an international diamond exploration company engaged in the search for economic kimberlites at its Ngamiland project in northwest Botswana. The design and conduct of the Company's exploration program is the responsibility of Dr. Andrew Moore, a professional geologist registered with the South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

James M. Bruchs - President and Chief Executive Officer: E-Mail jbruchs@tsodiloresources.com
Dr. Andrew E. Moore - Vice President, Exploration: E-Mail amoore@tsodiloresources.com
Stephen Woodhead - Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary: E-Mail swoodhead@tsodiloresources.com
Head Office: Telephone +1 416 572 2033 Facsimile + 1 416 572 4164
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Tsodilo Resources Limited
Canada Trust Tower, BCE Place
161 Bay Street, P.O. Box 508
Toronto, ON Canada M5J 2S1
Telephone: (416) 572-2033
Fax: (416) 987-4369
Website: www.TsodiloResources.com/
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