CaNickel Appoints New Director and Officers

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2014) – CaNickel Mining Ltd. (TSX:CML) (“CaNickel” or the “Company“) announces changes to its senior management and board of directors. To focus on his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Wenfeng Liu is relinquishing the Chief Executive Officer role. The Board of Directors is appointing Kevin Zhu, a director of CaNickel, to be the new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Zhu, M. Eng., P.Eng., PMP., first joined CaNickel in 2010 and was the Interim Chief Executive Officer of CaNickel from December 2010 to August 2011.