Tanzanian Royalty announces Michael E. Martin as head of Investor Relations

January 16th, 2018

TORONTO, ONTARIO – Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation (TSX:TNX)(NYSE MKT:TRX) (the “Company’) is pleased to announce Michael E. Martin has accepted the position of head of Investor Relations for the Company.  Mr. Martin has a distinguished career in the Financial Services Industry, which spans more than thirty-seven (37) years.  He has extensive experience and knowledge in the precious metals and mining industries.  In addition to these specializations, he has a broad base of general experience as a licensed Financial Advisor.

Mike has had a successful and distinguished career from a young age.  Early in Mike’s career, he was a Registered Representative, Series 7, financial principal of a boutique brokerage firm specializing in mining and resource investment and achieved a management position. The firm was a formidable trader of Over-The-Counter (OTC) gold mining companies, and served many European Banks, mutual funds, financial institutions, broker-dealers and high net-worth individuals, worldwide.  Thereafter, Mike’s career opportunities expanded and changed when he moved to Toronto, which was rapidly becoming a global mining industry center. Mike ran a sizeable and successful trading operation as part of the international trading desk for a large integrated Canadian brokerage firm.  Mike returned to New York to work for another boutique firm where he remained for over twenty (20) years. There, he continued to evolve a metal and mining focused business providing mining analysis and commentary for the firm and his clients.  During this period, Mike was often quoted in the press by Bloomberg News, The New York Times and other publications.  Most recently, Mike has worked as a Financial Advisor for Oppenheimer & Co. and Westport Capital Markets.

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