Pacific Bay Completes Sale of Argentina Uranium Property to U3O8 Corp.


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – April 27, 2012) – David H. Brett, President and CEO, Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:PBM) (the “Company”) reports that the Company has completed the sale to U3O8 Corp. (TSX VENTURE:UWE) of its 100% interest in its BASA 1-3 mineral claims in Chubut Province, Argentina for consideration of (i) 1.5 million shares of U3O8 Corp. which are subject to a statutory hold period expiring August 28, 2012; (ii) $100,000 in cash; and (iii) the Company retaining a 2% NSR which may be purchased at any time by U3O8 Corp. for $3 million.

Pacific Bay retains over 400sq km of claims in the Cerro Solo uranium region of Chubut, including the 100% owned KM Regalo Property and the 90% optioned July Property, where an exploration program is now underway.

Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd.

David H. Brett, MBA, President & CEO

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