January 10, 2018. Prospero Silver Corp. (TSX.V: PSL; “The Company” or “Prospero”) is pleased to provide a final update on the first-stage reconnaissance drilling of its Petate project in Hidalgo state, Mexico. Twelve shallow holes were completed primarily to establish structure and to allow for more accurate targeting of deeper mineralized zones. The first 5 holes were reported in November 2017 (see news release dated November 18, 2017). The drilling at Petate is being carried out as part of its reconnaissance drilling campaign of 3 targets financed by strategic partner Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.