Appointment as director: Mr Norman Mbazima

Northam is pleased to announce that Mr Norman Mbazima has been appointed a non-executive director of the company with effect from 1 May 2007. His appointment follows the recent resignation of Mr Roeland van Kerckhoven from the Northam board.

Mr Mbazima is Executive Director: Finance at Anglo Platinum Limited.

7 May 2007

Barnard Jacobs Mellet Corporate Finance (Pty) Limited