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Aldridge Receives Approval of Amended Stock Option Plan


Vancouver, British Columbia – June 11, 2009: Dr. Hikmet Akin, President of Aldridge Minerals Inc. (“Aldridge” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has received TSX Venture Exchange approval of its amended Stock Option Plan which was approved by shareholders at the Annual General Meeting held on May 26, 2009.  The Company has amended its Plan from a rolling 10% Plan to a Fixed Plan whereby it has reserved 4,514,322 shares for issuance.

The shareholders also re-elected Hikmet Akin, Peter Kausch, Martin Oczlon, Charles Raymond and John Schaw as directors of the Company.

About Aldridge Minerals

Aldridge Minerals Inc. is mainly focused on mineral opportunities in Turkey where the Company is conducting an ambitious exploration and development program at its flagship Yenipazar polymetallic VMS project.  

Aldridge has also identified several other prospective opportunities in Turkey and has amassed a large property position where a systematic exploration program is underway.

On behalf of the Board of Directors


President and Director

Forward-Looking Statements:

The statements made in this Press Release may contain forward-looking statements that may involve a number of risks and uncertainties.  Actual events or results could differ materially from the Company’s expectations and projections.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Further information:

Dr. Hikmet Akin,
President and Director
Aldridge Minerals Inc.
1 604 688 8932