Thor Explorations Reveals Q4 2022 Operating Update as well as 2023 Operating Support

January 10, 2023

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Vancouver, British Columbia–( Newsfile Corp. – January 10, 2023) – Thor Explorations Ltd. (TSXV: THX) (PURPOSE: THX) (” Thor Explorations” or the “Firm”) delights in to offer a functional upgrade for the Segilola Cash cow, situated in Nigeria (” Segilola”), as well as for the Firm’s mineral expedition residential or commercial properties situated in Nigeria, Senegal as well as Burkina Faso for the 3 months to December 31, 2022 (the “Quarter” or “Q4″) in addition to complete year functional highlights (” FY 2022″).

Segilola 2022 Operational Emphasizes

  • Gold manufacturing on top end of the FY 2022 support variety of 90,000 to 100,000 oz of gold:

    • 26,331 ounces (” oz”) throughout the Quarter at a typical quality of 3.51 grammes per tonne (” g/t”) of gold (” Au”)

    • 98,006 oz for FY 2022 – the Firm’s very first complete fiscal year of manufacturing

  • Elderly financial debt lowered to $28.4 million as at 31 December 2022

  • Procurement of added expedition period, increasing Nigeria profile to 1,542 square kilometers (” kilometres 2“)

  • Preparation for fast-track exploration programs on close to mine as well as local targets wrapped up to start in January 2023

  • Below ground exploration program started

Douta Expedition Emphasizes

  • An effective 26,000 metre of reverse blood circulation (” RC”) exploration program was finished to update particular locations of the existing source as well as to target greater quality components of the down payment

  • Wide areas of close to surface area, high quality oxide mineralisation recognized

  • New exploration of the Sambara Possibility

FY 2023 expectation as well as stimulants

  • FY 2023 manufacturing support variety evaluated 85,000 to 95,000 oz of gold heavy in the direction of the 2nd fifty percent of the year. This is a boost versus the 76,900 oz of manufacturing anticipated for 2023 in the mine strategy consisted of in the 2021 Competent Individual’s Record (” MOUTH-TO-MOUTH RESUSCITATION”)

  • H1 2023 exploration programs:

  • Exploration results pending from satellite targets at the Douta Job

  • 40,000 metre exploration program prepared to additional breakthrough the Douta Job

  • Conclusion of the Douta initial usefulness research (” PFS”)

  • Applications for as well as procurement of recognized possible expedition residential or commercial properties in Nigeria

  • Proceeded expedition programs throughout expedition profile in Nigeria

Segun Lawson, Head Of State & & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, mentioned:

” The Firm has actually supplied yet an additional solid quarter at Segilola, causing an outstanding very first fiscal year of procedures as a gold manufacturer, attaining a manufacturing of 98,006 oz of gold, on top end of our support.”

” Notably, we have actually attained a significant calculated purpose in efficiently increase to a constant state, affordable manufacturing system at Segilola as well as we are remaining to progress possible expedition chances both regionally as well as underground at Segilola.”

” Proceeding high quality drill arises from our Douta task in Senegal highlight the possibility that we see in this possession, as well as we are functioning to relocate this task ahead to growth.”

” Since Segilola goes to stable state procedure, the Firm is likewise concentrating on our development approach in Nigeria where we have a hostile drill program on a variety of targets as well as remain to review possible chances, to utilize our technological capacities as well as very first moving company benefit.”

Manufacturing Recap

Systems

2022

Q4 2022

Q3 2022

Q2 2022

Q1 2022

Complete

Mining

Complete Extracted

Tonnes

16,106,033

4,296,494

4,018,431

4,031,584

3,759,524

Waste Mined

Tonnes

15,048,436

3,974,073

3,793,249

3,747,504

3,533,610

Ore Mined

Tonnes

1,057,996

322,421

225,182

284,079

226,314

Quality

g/t Au

3.56

3.51

4.43

3.63

2.68

Handling

Ore Processed

Tonnes

929,760

254,824

241,434

211,582

221,900

Quality

g/t Au

3.45

3.38

3.58

3.66

3.18

Healing

%

95.1

95.0

95.5

95.5

94.1

Gold Recuperated

oz

98,006

26,331

26,523

23,785

21,343

Expedition
The Firm delights in to reveal the growth of expedition period to a complete location of 1,542 kilometres 2 at the Segilola Gold Job in Nigeria. This period consists of 16 given authorizations that are 100% possessed by Thor along with 9 given authorizations held under choices arrangements with 7 3rd parties.

Along with near-mine expedition, tasks on the ground have actually concentrated on 2 primary locations:

  • Western Potential Customers

  • Malete Job Location

Western Potential Customers
The Western Potential customers lie 15 kilometres (” kilometres”) due west from Segilola as well as consist of 2 expedition allows that are held under alternative arrangements. Experiencing by the Firm of of in-situ product from artisanal operations that lie on north-west oriented shear areas has actually returned rock chip assays of 65.1 g/t Au at the Aayelle North pit, 38.2 g/t Au from the Igala pit, 12.48 g/tAu from the Aayelle pit as well as 8.55 g/tAu from the Epe pit (Number 2). An organized exploration program is because of start in January of 2023 to check these targets.

Malete Possibility
The Malete Possibility lies in Kwara State 150 kilometres straight north-north west from Segilola as well as consists of a total amount of 7 authorizations that cover a mixed location of 239 kilometres 2 (Number 3). To day, the majority of expedition task has actually happened within Thor’s initial expedition authorization, EL34429. Base upon geochemical tasting 2 targets that call for drill-testing have actually been defined: Dandele North as well as Dandele South. The freshly obtained authorization situated promptly to the southeast is remarkable as it has a considerable gold-bearing framework situated at Awn. This framework has actually formerly brought in large artisanal mining.

Number 1: Thor Explorations Nigeria Expedition Period Map

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Number 2: Malete Period Map revealing Architectural Analysis

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Number 3: Western Lead Period Map revealing Geochemical tasting Outcomes

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Number 4: Douta Job area map

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Number 5: Makosa Drillhole Area Map

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Additional information can be discovered on the Firm’s web site: www.thorexpl.com

Regarding Thor Explorations

Thor Explorations Ltd. is a mineral expedition business participated in the procurement, expedition, growth as well as manufacturing of mineral residential or commercial properties situated in Nigeria, Senegal as well as Burkina Faso. Thor Explorations holds a 100% rate of interest in the Segilola Gold Job situated in Osun State, Nigeria as well as has a 70% financial rate of interest in the Douta Gold Job situated in south-eastern Senegal. Thor Explorations trades on objective as well as the TSX Endeavor Exchange under the icon “THX”.

THOR EXPLORATIONS LTD.
Segun Lawson
Head Of State & & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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