LIBERTY ONE ANNOUNCES GRADUATION FROM NEX TO TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE

Liberty One Lithium Corp. (“Liberty One” or the “Company”) (LBY.H: NEX) is pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSXV”) has granted final approval regarding the NEX reactivation and concurrent application for graduation to Tier 2 of the TSXV (the “Reactivation”). Effective Tuesday May 2, 2017 trading in the Company’s common shares will take place on the TSXV under the trading symbol “LBY”.

The Company’s application for reactivation and graduation was based on its acquisition of a 100% ownership interest in the Paradox North Property located in Grand County, Utah. Please see the Company’s press releases of October 19, 2016 and November 2, 2016 for a full description of the assets and the acquisition.

For further information, please contact Mr. Morgan Tincher at telephone no.: 604- 343-4547 or fax no.: 604- 648-9675 or view the Company’s filings at www.SEDAR.com.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

“Morgan Tincher”

Morgan Tincher
Chief Financial Officer

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulations Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Cautionary Statement Regarding “Forward-Looking” Information

Some of the statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements and information can be identified by the use of words such as “anticipates”, “plans”, “expects”, “intends”, “is expected”, “potential”, “suggests” or variations of such words or phrases, or statements that certain actions, events or results “may”, “could”, “should”, “would”, “might” or “will” be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements and information are not historical facts and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties beyond the Company’s control. Actual results and developments are likely to differ, and may differ materially, from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law.