Nevsun Changes Chief Financial Officer

Nevsun Changes Chief Financial Officer 
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/13 -- Nevsun
Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU)(NYSE MKT:NSU) ("Nevsun") announces that
Fausto Taddei has resigned as the Chief Financial Officer with
immediate effect to pursue other business opportunities. 
Cliff Davis, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nevsun and
former CFO and Chartered Accountant, will take on an acting CFO role
until a replacement has been hired. 
We wish Fausto all the best in future endeavours. 
About Nevsun Resources Ltd. 
Nevsun Resources Ltd. is a Vancouver-based mining company with an
operating mine in Eritrea. Nevsun's 60%-owned Bisha Mine commenced
gold production in February 2011 and is scheduled to transition to
copper/gold production in 2013. Management expects the Bisha Mine
will rank as one of the highest grade open pit base metal deposits in
the world. 
NEVSUN RESOURCES LTD. 
Cliff T. Davis, President & Chief Executive Officer    
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