Toronto, Canada - May 19, 2009 - Loncor Resources Inc. ( the "Company" ) (TSX-V Symbol: "LN") is pleased to announce it has mobilized a geological crew to undertake Phase II of its recommended gold exploration program on its exploration permit areas located in the Bas Congo province in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Equipment and personnel are expected to be on site in July. The properties are located approximately 250 km southwest of the capital city of Kinshasa and approximately 100 km north of the town of Matadi on the Congo River.
The properties are subject to a National Instrument 43-101 technical report prepared by the Company's consulting geologists, Venmyn Rand (Pty) Limited of Johannesburg, South Africa and available for review under the Company's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com
For further information, please visit our website www.loncor.com or contact:
A.T. Kondrat, Chairman
Tel: (416) 366-2221
Kevin Baker, President and CEO
Tel: (403) 698-8560
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