02.05.2018

COBALT POWER GROUP ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO

TSX.V: CPO, Pink Sheets: CBBWF

Toronto, Ontario – May 2nd, 2018 — Cobalt Power Group Inc. (“Cobalt Power” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: CPO, OTC Pink: CBBWF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Greig Hutton, P. Eng., MSc (Geology) as President and CEO.

Mr. Hutton has over 20 years of experience in mining and business development, and has  worked as a mining analyst with a focus on energy metals, including cobalt. He has worked for a  number of resource companies including McIntyre Porcupine (Timmins, ON), Inco (Thompson,  MB) and Syncrude (Ft. McMurray, AB). Mr. Hutton has a Masters of Science in Geology from the University of Western Ontario.

Mr. Hutton has served as a director of numerous companies including Continuum Resources  Ltd., Arco Resources Corp. and Atomic Minerals Ltd.

Mr. Hutton will be replacing Dr. Andreas Rompel following his resignation as CEO, President and  Director. The board of directors wish to thank Dr. Andreas for his service in advancing the  Company’s cobalt projects.

“Greig has a wide range of management skills and also strong board experience which will help  guide the company through the next stage of exploration and development in the Cobalt, Ontario  region,“ stated Chris Healey, VP Exploration, Director. “The next phase of exploration and  development will benefit greatly from Greig’s extensive mining background.”

About Cobalt Power Group Inc.

Cobalt Power Group Inc. is a publicly traded Canadian exploration company listed on the TSXVenture Exchange and U.S. Pink Sheets (TSX-V: CPO, OTC Pink: CBBWF) focused on cobalt  exploration and development. The Company has made a series of strategic property acquisitions  over the past two years seeking cobalt mineralization near Cobalt, Ontario, a region with a long  history of silver and associated cobalt production. Property holdings total approximately 8,736  hectares (21,600 acres) in contiguous and strategic claim blocks. There are several historic  mining operations on the properties that are potentially accessible, including the Smith Cobalt  shaft and its underground workings.

The TSX Venture Exchange Inc. nor its Regulation Service Provider accepts responsibility for the  adequacy or accuracy of the release and has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed  transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press release.

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Glenda Kelly
Corporate Communications
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Certain information contained in this news release, including information as to our strategy, projects, plans or future financial or operating performance and other statements that express management’s expectations or estimates of future performance, constitute “forward-looking statements”. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such statements. All statements, other than historical fact, included herein, are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

In connection with the forward-looking information contained in this news release, CPO has made numerous assumptions. While CPO considers these assumptions to be reasonable, these assumptions are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies. Additionally, there are known and unknown risk factors which could cause CPO’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forwardlooking information contained herein.

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