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Mining operations resume at Ezulwini Mine

November 17, 2011

TORONTO AND JOHANNESBURG, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – First Uranium
Corporation (Toronto: FIU.TO) (JSE: FUM) (ISIN: CA33744R1029) (“First
Uranium” or the “Company”) has announced that the notice temporarily
suspending operations in the underground workplaces at its Ezulwini
Mine has been lifted. The notice was issued pursuant to section 54 of
the Mine Health and Safety Act (South Africa) by the Department of
Mineral Resources (DMR) on November 14, 2011 following a fall of
ground. Operations will recommence this evening.

About First Uranium Corporation

First Uranium Corporation (TSX:FIU, JSE:FUM) is focused on its goal of
becoming a low-cost producer of gold and uranium through the expansion
of the underground development to feed the new gold and uranium plants
at the Ezulwini Mine and the ramp-up of production at the Mine Waste
Solutions (MWS) tailings recovery facility following the completion of
a significant gold capital expansion program in May 2011. Both
operations are located in South Africa.

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