Drilling Confirms Discovery of a High-Grade Gold Epithermal System at Shot Rock

Ottawa, Ontario (April 29, 2020) - Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern Shield" or the "Company") [TSX-V: NRN] is pleased to announce that all drill core assays from the inaugural drilling program at the Shot Rock Property (“Shot Rock” or the “Property”) in Nova Scotia have been received and include high-grade gold intercepts of up to 22 g/t Au, the highest gold grades to date from Shot Rock. Northern Shield can earn up to an 80% interest in Shot Rock. The Property is being explored for low sulphidation epithermal (LSE) gold mineralization.