Mr. Scot Evans reports
RECONAFRICA ANNOUNCES C$25 MILLION BOUGHT DEAL FINANCING
Reconnaissance Energy Africa Ltd. has entered into an agreement with Haywood Securities Inc., as underwriter, pursuant to which the underwriter has agreed to buy, on a bought deal basis, 2,632,000 units at a price of $9.50 per
unit for gross proceeds of $25,004,000.
Each unit will consist of one common share in the capital of the company and one-half of one common share purchase warrant. Each warrant will entitle the holder to acquire one common share at a price of $14 for a period of three years from the closing of the offering. The warrants will be subject to acceleration of the expiry date to a date 30 calendar days following notice to be provided to the holders of the warrants by the company in the event that the moving daily volume-weighted average trading price of the common shares on the TSX Venture Exchange over any period of 20 consecutive trading days equals or exceeds $20.
The company has granted the underwriter an option, exercisable at the offering price to be completed concurrently with the offering, to purchase up to an additional 15 per cent of the number of units issued pursuant to the offering to cover overallotments, if any.
The net proceeds from the offering will be used for seismic and drilling operations, as well as for working capital and general corporate purposes.
Closing of the offering is expected to occur on or about May 26, 2021, and is subject to the company receiving all necessary regulatory approvals, including, but not limited to, the acceptance of the exchange and the approval of applicable securities regulatory authorities.
The units will be offered by way of a short form prospectus in each of the provinces of Canada, excluding Quebec, and the units may also be offered by way of private placement in the United States.
About Reconnaissance Energy Africa Ltd.
Reconnaissance is a junior, Canadian oil and gas company engaged in the opening of the newly discovered deep Kavango sedimentary basin, in the Kalahari Desert of northeastern Namibia and northwestern Botswana, where the company holds petroleum licences comprising approximately 8.5 million contiguous acres. In all aspects of its operations, Reconnaissance is committed to minimal disturbances in line with international best standards, and will implement environmental and social best practices in all of its project areas.
We seek Safe Harbor.
© 2021 Canjex Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved.