TANGO CREATES SOUTH AFRICAN MINING EQUIPMENT COMPANY IN COOPERATION WITH GZA GROUP AND ACQUIRES OENA ROYALTY

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 21 July 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) announces that, in partnership with the GZA Group, it has formed a South African subsidiary, TML Equipment Solutions (Pty) Ltd (“TML”), that will own and lease processing equipment to be used for alluvial diamond recovery. The Company also confirms that it has acquired the outstanding 10% diamond royalty offtake on the Oena Diamond Mine (“Oena”), South Africa.

TML Equipment Solutions (Pty) Ltd (“TML”)

The total capital investment into TML will be USD $1,175,000 and is fully committed. TML has secured a new Bourevestnik X-Ray (BVX) recovery unit, a Flow Sort X-Ray Separator and a Single Particle Sorter (the “Equipment”). Tango will have a 25% equity stake in TML and will maintain operational control.

TML`s Equipment will be used at Oena and will be operated under contract by Consulmet (Pty) Limited (“Consulmet”). Consulmet, with its headquarters in Johannesburg, is a specialist engineering group focussed on fast-tracked design and construction of minerals processing plants on a fixed price basis and excel in delivering projects in remote locations and developing countries. Consulmet have built several diamond processing plants for diamond producers and are experts in the application of DMS, diamond processing and final recovery using optical and X-Ray sorters.

Termination of Oena Mining Contractor

Tango has terminated the contracting agreement, as announced on 18 November 2016, with African Mineral Recovery Solutions CC (“AMRS”) due to breach of contract and underperformance by AMRS.

Closing of Debt Settlement

Tango has issued 6,857,900 common shares in the capital stock, at a price of $0.05 per share to ATC Enterprises DMCC (“ATC”) to settle accrued interest, balance due on last tender and the outstanding amount owing for the Oena offtake right for debt totaling C$342,895. The Company also confirms that it has issued 1,300,000 common shares in the capital stock of the Company to ATC upon conversion of US$50,000 (C$65,000) of an unsecured convertible note, the balance of US$200,000 remains convertible at $0.05 (see news release dated 17 June 2015).

Mr. Samer Khalaf

CEO

Tango Mining Limited

info@tangomining.com

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TANGO SETTLES OENA DIAMOND OFFTAKE RIGHT WITH DEBT SETTLEMENT

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 7 July 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) announces that, pursuant its news release dated 17 June 2015, it has reached a settlement with ATC Enterprises DMCC (“ATC”) to settle accrued interest, balance due on last tender and the outstanding amount owing for the Oena offtake right for debt totaling C$342,895 by the issuance of 6,857,900 common shares at a price of $0.05 per share.  This settlement with ATC effectively terminates the diamond offtake right with ATC with regard to the Company’s Oena property, thereby eliminating the 10% fee that was payable on the first 2,000 carats of diamond sales.

The Company also announces that ATC has converted US$50,000 (C$65,000) of its remaining unsecured convertible note into common shares at a price of $0.05 per share, for a total of 1,300,000 common shares.  ATC has also agreed to extend the term of conversion of their remaining US$200,000 unsecured convertible note to December 31, 2017.

The settlement arrangement with ATC is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman

Tango Mining Limited

info@tangomining.com

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TANGO MINING DIAMOND SALES FROM OENA DIAMOND MINE, SOUTH AFRICA

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 5 July 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to provide an update on recent diamond sales results from the Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa (“Oena” or the “Property”). During the period 20 May 2017 to 20 June 2017, a total of 61.4 carats (28 diamonds) were produced. A total of 53.4 carats were placed on tender with Flawless Diamond Trading House, Johannesburg and sold with an average price of US$1,490 per carat. The balance was sold to the state diamond trader. Diamond production from Oena, since acquisition, now totals 1365 carats that have been sold at an average price of US$1,188 per carat.

The top two highest value diamonds recovered during this period include: a 20.7 carat diamond which sold at US$7,210 per carat and a 10.4 carat diamond which sold at US$1,544 per carat.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman

Tango Mining Limited

info@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of a NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

TANGO MINING ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 4 July 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to announce that Samer Khalaf, who was appointed as non-executive  director on 3 April 2017, has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Samer has over 25 years of investment banking experience in the Middle East, Africa and Europe and has held senior positions at various institutions including Nomura Securities, Gazprombank and PrimeCorp Finance SA. His most recent position was as Director for Africa & Middle East at GPB Global Resources. Samer holds an economics degree from Syracuse University and an MBA in finance from Columbia Business School. He has also completed the executive program for energy at Harvard Business School.

Mr. Terry L Tucker, Executive Chairman and former Interim Chief Executive Officer stated: “I am very pleased to have Samer assume the role of Chief Executive Officer. He brings a wealth of experience to the Company and will provide strong leadership to Tango as it continues to develop and expand its operations in South Africa and the rest of the continent.”

The Company also confirms that it has issued 1,364,500 common shares in the capital stock of the Company at a price of $0.05 per share in full and complete settlement of indebtedness with three creditors for an aggregate of $68,225.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango via its South African subsidiaries hold three thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt of coal per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro. The three projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Diamond Mine, an alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Tango has a continued development plan in place to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations, an established market presence and its proven successful operational reputation in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; mineral title; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

 

DIAMOND SALES FROM OENA DIAMOND MINE, SOUTH AFRICA

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 5 June 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to provide an update on recent diamond production and sales results from the Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa (“Oena” or the “Property”). During the period 18 April 2017 to 19 May 2017, a total of 465 carats were produced (311 stones and an average size of 1.498 carat per stone). A total of 527 carats were placed on tender in Johannesburg or sold in Dubai and sold with an average price of US$812 per carat. Diamond production from Oena, since acquisition, now totals 1331 carats and have been sold at an average price of US$1,100 per carat.

Some of the highest value diamonds recovered during this period include an 8.92 carat diamond which sold at US$2,199 per carat, a 5.65 carat diamond which sold at US$3,672 per carat and a 7.35 carat diamond which sold at US$3,201 per carat.

Mining Work Programme

The contractor on site (see news release dated 18 November 2016) utilizes a Bourevestnik X-Ray sorter (“BVX”) to recover diamonds. During the period, no unprocessed gravel has been mined, only historical surface bantam tailings from previous operators and a total of 19,497 tonnes have been processed to the 30 May 2017. See news release of 19 May 2015 for terms of underlying off take agreement with ATC Enterprises DMCC.

Debt Conversion to Equity

The Company also announces that it has reached a settlement with creditors for debt totaling C$30,725 by the issuance of 614,500 common shares at a price of $0.05 per share. These shares for debt settlements are subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango via its South African subsidiaries hold three thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt of coal per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro. The three projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Diamond Mine, an alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Tango has a continued development plan in place to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations, an established market presence and its proven successful operational reputation in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Southern Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; mineral title; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

DIAMOND SALES FROM OENA DIAMOND MINE, SOUTH AFRICA

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 28 April 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to provide an update on recent diamond sales results from the Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa (“Oena” or the “Property”). During the period 21 March to 17 April 2017, a total of 312 carats (199 diamonds) were produced. A total of 250 carats were placed on tender in Johannesburg and sold with an average price of US$1,155 per carat. It is planned for 62 carats to be exported to Dubai to be sold by ATC Enterprises DMCC (“ATC”) (news release of 19 May 2015). Diamond production from Oena, since acquisition, now totals 876 carats and 804 carats have been sold at an average price of US$1,290 per carat.

The top three highest value diamonds recovered during this period include: a 14.64 carat diamond which sold at US$5,019 per carat, a 6.35 carat diamond which sold at US$3,357 per carat and a 7.82 carat diamond which sold at US$3,377 per carat.

About African Star Minerals (Pty) Limited (“ASM”)

ASM owns 100% of the Property which consists of an 8,800 hectares (“ha”) Converted Mining Right (“CMR”) located on the lower Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Oena covers a 4.8 kilometre (“km”) wide strip along a 15-km length of the Orange River in a well-established alluvial diamond-mining province known to produce high quality and large sized diamonds. See news release of 18 November 2016 for information on the mining contractor.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango via its South African subsidiaries hold three thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt of coal per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro. The three projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Diamond Mine, an alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Tango has a continued development plan in place to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations, an established market presence and its proven successful operational reputation in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Southern Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; mineral title; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

TANGO CLOSES AGREEMENT WITH GEORGES ZARD, FOUNDER OF THE GZA GROUP

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 18 April 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) announces that further to its news release dated March 23, 2017 the Company has now closed its agreement with Mr. Georges Zard (“GZ”), the owner of the international conglomerate The GZA Group, whereby GZ acquired from the Company an 8% interest in African Star Minerals (Pty) Ltd (“ASM”).  ASM owns 100% of the Oena Diamond Mine which consists of 8,800 hectares Converted Mining Right (“CMR”) located on the lower Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

An application for a nine-year renewal of the CMR was lodged with the Department of Mineral Resources with a Mining Work Programme, Environmental Management Plan and recently a revised Social and Labour Plan has been submitted in support of the renewal. The application for renewal of the CMR is pending. The transfer of the 8% interest to GZ is subject to South African regulatory consents and approvals required to implement the transaction.

Tango has received from GZ US$35,000 for the 8% interest in ASM. The Company has issued and placed in escrow a total of 3,245,160 common shares of the Company as security for GZ’s interest in ASM, to be held while the CRM is being renewed (the “Escrowed Shares”). Upon receipt of the renewal of the CMR the Escrowed Shares will be cancelled and returned to treasury. In the event the CMR is not renewed, the Escrowed Shares will be released to GZ and GZ will transfer back to Tango a 31% interest in ASM, being the 8% acquired from Tango and the 23% interest acquired privately from Mr. Gallagher. Additionally, in the event that Tango does not receive the necessary consents and approvals as required under South African regulations and the transfer of the 8% of ASM cannot be effected, Tango will release 930,755 of the Escrowed Shares to GZ.

The Company also confirms that it has issued 375,400 shares in the capital stock of the Company at a price of $0.05 per share in full and complete settlement of indebtedness.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango, via its South African subsidiaries, hold four thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt of coal per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro and Glencore. The four projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Project, an alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Tango has a continued development plan in place to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations, an established market presence and its proven successful operational reputation in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Southern Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; mineral title; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

DIAMOND SALES FROM OENA DIAMOND MINE, SOUTH AFRICA

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 5 April 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to provide an update on recent diamond sales results and the ongoing mining work programme at the Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa (“Oena” or the “Property”). During the one month period ending 20 March 2017, a total of 307.94 carats (183 diamonds) were produced and sold with an average price of US$875 per carat. Diamond production from Oena, since acquisition, now totals 564.06 carats which have been sold at an average price of US$1,330 per carat.

The top three highest value diamonds recovered during this period include: an 8.740 carat diamond which sold at US$2,584 per carat, an 8.64 carat diamond which sold at US$2,558 per carat and a 3.480 carat diamond which sold at US$4,382 per carat. The top 53 diamonds in value, of the 183 diamonds recovered in the period, totalled 174.460 carats, had an average size of 3.292 carats and were sold with an average price of US$1,358 per carat.

As previously announced on 28 February 2017, during test commissioning, a diamond of 36.340 carats was recovered and sold at US$6,054 per carat.

Mining Work Programme

The contractor on site (see news release dated 18 November 2016) works a five-day week to reprocesses tailings with a single day shift and utilizes a Bourevestnik X-Ray sorter (“BVX”) to recover diamonds. During the period, no unprocessed gravel has been mined, only historical surface tailings from previous operators has been processed.

About African Star Minerals (Pty) Limited (“ASM”)

ASM owns 100% of the Property which consists of an 8,800 hectares (“ha”) Converted Mining Right (“CMR”) located on the lower Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Oena covers a 4.8 kilometre (“km”) wide strip along a 15-km length of the Orange River in a well-established alluvial diamond-mining province known to produce high quality and large sized diamonds.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango via its South African subsidiaries hold four thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt of coal per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro and Glencore. The four projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Diamond Mine, an alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. Tango has a continued development plan in place to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations, an established market presence and its proven successful operational reputation in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Southern Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

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Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; mineral title; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

Tango Closes Private Placement With Strategic Investor

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 4 April 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to announce it has now received TSX.V approval of a private placement for $225,000, consisting of 4,500,000 units at a price of $0.05 per share.  Each unit consists of one common share and one share purchase warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one additional common share at a price of $0.07 per share for a term of one year from the date of issuance.  The shares forming part of the units and any shares issuable upon conversion of the warrants are subject to a four month hold period expiring on 5 August 2017.

In connection with the private placement, the Company agreed to pay a finder’s fee of $13,500 and issue 270,000 finder’s warrants exercisable for a term of one year from the date of issuance at a price of $0.07 per share.

The Company expects to close the second tranche of the private placement for $50,000, consisting of 1,000,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit, with each unit consisting of one common share and one share purchase warrant to purchase one additional common share at a price of $0.07 per share, exercisable for a term of one year from the date of issuance.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango has four thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro and Glencore. The four projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Project, a producing alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.

 

Appointment of Non-Executive Director

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 3 April 2017 – Tango Mining Limited (“Tango” or the “Company”) (TSXV:TGV) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Samer Khalaf as a non-executive Director effective immediately. Mr. Khalaf is the Director for Africa and Middle East at GPB Global Resources. GPB Global Resources is an international group of companies engaged in petroleum and mineral resource projects in various parts of the globe, including Africa, South America and the Middle East and is based in the Netherlands.

Mr. Khalaf is also Managing Director of Ketina Minerals DMCC, a Dubai based Group Company focused on gold exploration. Mr. Khalaf has over 25 years of investment banking experience in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. He has held senior positions at various institutions including Nomura Securities, Gazprombank and PrimeCorp Finance SA. Samer holds an economics degree from Syracuse University and an MBA in finance from Columbia Business School. He has also completed the executive program for energy at Harvard Business School.

Terry L Tucker, Executive Chair of Tango commented: “We are delighted that Samer has joined the Board of Tango. He will be invaluable in assisting the Company to drive its ongoing corporate development program to grow the business using the successful past 19-year business model of the South African operations in the coal, base and precious metal and precious stone mining sector in Southern Africa. On behalf of the Board and management we would like to welcome Samer and look forward to working with him”.

Pursuant to its stock option plan, the Company has granted stock options of the Company to purchase up to a total of 450,000 common shares in the capital stock of the Company to a Director. The options are exercisable at a price of $0.05 per share for a term of five years from the date of granting.

About Tango Mining Limited

Tango has four thermal coal, metallurgical and processing plant and engineering contracts that process 6.5 Mt per annum, with clientele that include Exxaro and Glencore. The four projects are located within the Ogies and Highveld coalfields, Mpumalanga Province and Kliprivier coalfield, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The Company also holds an interest in the Oena Project, a producing alluvial diamond property, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Tango Mining Limited

Mr Terry L. Tucker, P.Geo.

Executive Chairman and Interim CEO

Tango Mining Limited

terry.t@tangomining.com

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Forward-Looking Statement

Certain information set forth in this news release contains “forward-looking statements” and “forward-looking information” under applicable securities laws. Except for statements of historical fact, certain information contained herein constitutes forward-looking statements, which include management’s assessment of future plans and operations and are based on current internal expectations, estimates, projections, assumptions and beliefs, which may prove to be incorrect. Some of the forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “forecasts”, estimates”, “expects” “anticipates”, “believes”, “projects”, “plans”, “outlook”, “capacity” and similar expressions. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and undue reliance should not be placed on them.

Such forward-looking statements necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company’s actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the estimation of mineral resources; the realization of mineral resource estimates; anticipated future production, capital and operating costs; cash flows and mine life; potential size of a mineralized zone; potential expansion of mineralization; potential types of mining operations; permitting timelines; government regulation of exploration and mining operations; risks that the presence of diamond deposits mentioned nearby the Company’s property are not indicative of the diamond mineralization on the Company’s property, the supply and demand for, deliveries of and the level and volatility of prices of rough diamonds, risks that the actual revenues will be less than projected; risks that the target production for the existing mining contracts will be less than projected or expected; risks that production will not commence as projected due to delay or inability to receive governmental approval of the Company’s acquisition or the timely completion of an NI43-101 report; technical problems; inability of management to secure sales or third party purchase contracts; currency and interest rate fluctuations; foreign exchange fluctuations and foreign operations; various events which could disrupt operations, including labor stoppages and severe weather conditions; and management’s ability to anticipate and manage the foregoing factors and risks.

The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are based on certain assumptions regarding, among other things, future prices for coal and diamonds; future currency and exchange rates; the Company’s ability to generate sufficient cash flow from operations and access capital markets to meet its future obligations; coal consumption levels; and the Company’s ability to retain qualified staff and equipment in a cost-efficient manner to meet its demand. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release unless required by law. The statements as to the Company’s capacity to achieve revenue are no assurance that it will achieve these levels of revenue.