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BUFFALO COAL CORP - Fatality at Aviemore Colliery

Release Date: 23/09/2014 15:30:00      Code(s): BUC     
(previously Forbes & Manhattan Coal Corp.)
(Registration number: 002116278)
(External company registration number: 2011/011661/10)
Share code on the Toronto Stock Exchange: BUF
Share code on the JSE Limited: BUC
ISIN: CA1194421014


TORONTO, ONTARIO ? September [23], 2014: Buffalo Coal Corp. (TSX: BUF; JSE: BUC)
(?Buffalo?) regrets to advise that an employee at the company's Aviemore Colliery, near
Dundee in kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, died in hospital from injuries sustained in a blasting
incident which occurred underground at the colliery at approximately 08:00 on Saturday,
September 20, 2014.

Malcolm Campbell, Chief Executive Officer of Buffalo said, ?Our thoughts and sincere
condolences are with the family and friends of the deceased. All operations at Aviemore have
been suspended until such time as management and the board are satisfied as to the safety of
our employees.?

The Department of Mineral Resources (?DMR?) has been advised of the incident and a full
investigation, comprising mine management, representatives of the DMR, and the Association
of Mineworkers and Construction Union, will be conducted.

About Buffalo

Buffalo is a coal producer in southern Africa. It holds a majority interest in two operating mines
through its 100% interest in Forbes Coal (Pty) Ltd. trading as Buffalo Coal Dundee, a South
African company which has a 70% interest in Zinoju Coal (Pty) Ltd. (?Zinoju?). Zinoju holds a
100% interest in the Magdalena bituminous mine and the Aviemore anthracite mine in South
Africa. Buffalo has an experienced coal-focused management team.

Cautionary Notes:

This press release contains ?forward-looking information? within the meaning of applicable
Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to,
statements with respect to the future financial or operating performance of Buffalo and its
projects. Generally, forward-looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking
terminology such as ?plans?, ?expects? or ?does not expect?, ?is expected?, ?budget?,
?scheduled?, ?estimates?, ?forecasts?, ?intends?, ?anticipates? or ?does not anticipate?, or
?believes?, or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or
results ?may?, ?could?, ?would?, ?might? or ?will be taken?, ?occur? or ?be achieved?. Forward-
looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that
may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of Buffalo to be
materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information,
including but not limited to: general business, economic, competitive, foreign operations,
political and social uncertainties; a history of operating losses; delay or failure to receive board
or regulatory approvals; timing and availability of external financing on acceptable terms; not
realizing on the potential benefits of the proposed transaction; conclusions of economic
evaluations; changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined; future prices of
mineral products; failure of plant, equipment or processes to operate as anticipated; accidents,
labour disputes and other risks of the mining industry; and, delays in obtaining governmental
approvals or required financing or in the completion of activities. Although Buffalo has attempted
to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be
as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will
prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those
anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on
forward-looking information. Buffalo does not undertake to update any forward-looking
information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.


Malcolm Campbell
Chief Executive Officer
+27 82 924 4444
Email: malcolm.campbell@buffalocoal.co.za

Charmane Russell
Russell & Associates
+27 11 880 3788 / +27 82 372 5816
Email : charmane@rair.co.za

23 September 2014
Sasfin Capital (a division of Sasfin Bank Limited)

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