Riverstone Resources Announces 2012 AGM Results

Riverstone Resources Announces 2012 AGM Results 
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/03/12 -- Riverstone
Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RVS)(OTCQX:RVREF)(FRANKFURT:3RV) (the
"Company") is pleased to announce that shareholders have approved all
resolutions put forth at the Annual General Meeting of shareholders
held in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 2, 2012 (the "AGM"). 
Shareholders elected Messrs. Michael D. McInnis, Dwayne L. Melrose,
Richard J. Bailes, James Robertson, Alvin W. Jackson, Robert
Martinez, Peter V. Gundy and Robin M. Merrifield as the Company's
Board of Directors. 
The newly elected Board has appointed Mr. Dwayne L. Melrose to the
position of President and Chief Executive Officer (Mr. Melrose
previously held the position of President and Chief Operating Officer
of the Company). Mr. Michael D. McInnis will remain as the Company's
Chairman and will act as special advisor to the Company and will
continue to be active in the operations of the Company. 
"We thank the Company's shareholder for their vote of confidence,"
stated Mr. Melrose, President and Chief Executive Officer of the
Company. "We are also pleased to welcome a new face to the Company's
Board in Mr. Robin Merrifield who will bring valuable financial
oversight to the Company's future operations and to extend our thanks
to Mr. Gregory Isenor, who did not stand for re-election at the AGM,
for all his contributions to the Company during his tenure on the
Board." 
Robin M. Merrifield, CA (SA) is a chartered accountant with
substantial international experience, gained in Canada, USA, Southern
Africa and five Central Asian countries. Subsequent to his obtaining
his professional designation at Deloittes in Cape Town, South Africa,
he became the local group financial manager of a large UK shipping
and industrial group. Mr. Merrifield has worked in the mining
industry for more than 30 years where he has held a variety of
executive financial positions. His corporate and operational
experience, with both precious and base metals, was gained with the
Anglo American group, Cameco, Uranium One, Centerra's predecessor
company and other Canadian public companies. He is currently, an
Executive Vice President of Uranium One, having also recently served
as its Chief Financial Officer for four years; and as a Director of a
number of junior exploration mining companies. 
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD 
Dwayne Melrose, President and CEO 
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that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. 
Contacts:
Riverstone Resources Inc. - Vancouver Office
Dwayne Melrose
President & CEO
604-801-5020
info@riverstoneresources.com 
Riverstone Resources Inc.
Don Mosher
Corporate Development
604-685-6465 
Riverstone Resources Inc.
Raju Wani
Investor Relations
403-240-0555 
Riverstone Resources Inc.
Ron Cooper
Investor Relations
604-986-0112
www.riverstoneresources.com