Montréal, Quebec, May 5th, 2021 – Sama Resources Inc. (“Sama” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SME | OTC-PK: SAMMF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Seahawk Gold Corp. (CSE: SHV | OTCQX: SEHKF) (“Seahawk“) for the acquisition of Sama’s subsidiary Sama Resources Development Corp. (Cayman) (“Sama Cayman“) which holds 100% of the issued and outstanding securities of Sama Resources Liberia Inc. (“Sama Liberia“).
In consideration for the purchase of Sama Cayman, Seahawk will issue 8,500,000 of its common shares to Sama (the “Consideration Shares“), which will result in Sama holding 20.8% of Seahawk’s outstanding shares following the issuance of the Consideration Shares.
“We are extremely pleased to be a significant shareholder within such a well-structured vehicle. Much like the spinout of the Guinean assets to SRG Mining Inc. (TSX-V: SRG) in 2017, the Seahawk transaction affords Sama the luxury of having significant equity exposure to high quality assets while maintaining our near zero dilution model & simultaneously maintaining our focus on the Nickel-Copper-Palladium district in partnership with HPX in Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa.” stated Dr. Marc-Antoine Audet President, CEO & Director of Sama Resources Inc.
“Seahawk is very pleased with enhancing its portfolio of exploration assets with this latest acquisition, and looks forward to working with the Sama team to close the transaction and to discuss opportunities for Seahawk and Sama to collaborate in the further exploration of the Projects ” Stated Giovanni Gasbarro CEO & Director of Seahawk Gold Corp.
The Consideration Shares will be subject to a four month hold period from closing under applicable Canadian securities laws in addition to other resale restrictions which will apply to Sama as long as it remains a “control person” of Seahawk. Additionally, Sama elects that the Consideration Shares be held in certificate form.
The transaction is subject to various closing conditions, including the satisfactory completion of due diligence by Seahawk, and all applicable shareholder, regulatory and stock exchange approvals for the Transaction having been received by the relevant parties
Seahawk and Sama intend to discuss the potential provision of exploration and other services by Sama to Seahawk in respect of the Projects following closing, which if agreed to will be the subject of separate agreements between Seahawk and Sama.
ABOUT SAMA RESOURCES INC.
Sama is a Canadian-based mineral exploration and development company with projects in West Africa. On October 23, 2017, Sama announced that it had entered into a binding term sheet in view of forming a strategic partnership with HPX TechCo Inc., a private mineral exploration company in which mining entrepreneur Robert Friedland is a significant stakeholder, in order to develop its Côte d’Ivoire Nickel-Copper-Palladium project in Côte d’Ivoire, West-Africa. For more information about Sama, please visit Sama’s website at http://www.samaresources.com.
About Seahawk Gold Corp.
Seahawk Gold Corp. is a publicly traded gold asset acquisition corporation, focused on 100% owned gold properties in some of the world’s most prolific gold producing districts; including the Touchdown, Blitz, Mystery, SkyX & Xtra Point properties located in the Urban-Barry Greenstone Belt of the Abitibi sub province specifically within Quebec, Canada. For more information about Seahawk, please visit the Company’s website at https://www.seahawkgoldcorp.com/
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
SAMA RESOURCES INC./RESSOURCES SAMA INC.
Dr. Marc-Antoine Audet, President and CEO
Tel: (514) 726-4158
Mr. Matt Johnston, Corporate Development Advisor
Tel: (604) 443-3835
Toll Free: 1 (877) 792-6688, Ext. 5
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