OROFINO GOLD CORP, Shareholder's update

Jan 26, 2010, 20:42 ET from Orofino Gold Corp.

HONG KONG, China, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Orofino Gold Corp. (OTC:PK ORFG) is an international gold company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of gold properties in Mexico and Colombia. The company has reviewed several international consulting firms and has made a decision to engage Discovery Consultants of Canada to design, implement, monitor and complete to 43-101 compliant standards the planned 2010 work program. The attached outlines Discovery's qualifications:

Discovery Consultants has been actively consulting to the mineral exploration industry since 1984. At present the firm has two partners, Bill Gilmour and Tom Carpenter. Both partners each have more than 35 years world-wide exploration experience and are Professional Geoscientists with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.

The goal of Discovery is to provide full-service consulting to the minerals exploration and development industry. It provides clients with program design and planning; field collection of geochemical, geological and geophysical data; design and implementation of quality control and quality assurance procedures; supervision of program; and compilation, interpretation and reporting of results. The program can range from property examinations through to development drill programs.

The principals of Discovery are qualified to write National Instrument 43-101 technical reports, which are used by clients listed on Canadian Stock Exchanges to report findings and to raise funds. As well, Discovery has collaborated with other professionals with specific expertise to produce 43-101 mineral resource reports. Since its inception, Discovery has managed and/or provided personnel for over 800 exploration programmes on 5 continents.

Forward-Looking Statements

The statements by our officers, and other statements regarding optimism related to the business, expanding exploration and development activities and other statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections about the Company's business. Words such as expects, anticipates, intends, plans, believes, sees, estimates and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve certain risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results could vary materially from the description contained herein due to many risk factors that affect the industry the Company operates in and other risk factors listed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings under "risk factors" and elsewhere. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date on which they are made, and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release.

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