TSX-listed Tsodilo Resources Limited says it has negotiated a non-brokered private placement of 10,795,578 units of the company at a price per Unit of CDN $0.75, which will provide gross proceeds to the company in the amount of up to CDN $8,096,683. Proceeds from the private placement will be used by Tsodilo for advancement of the BK16 kimberlite project in Botswana and for general corporate working capital.
Each Unit will consist of one common share and one common share purchase warrant of the Company, each such warrant entitling the holder to purchase an additional common share of the Company for a period of two years from the date of closing at a price of USD $0.75.
The common shares and the warrants comprising the Units and the common shares underlying the warrants will be subject to a four month hold period from the date of closing per applicable regulatory requirements.
In connection with the private placement, certain arm’s length parties may receive a cash finder’s fee payment equal to 5% of the gross proceeds of the Units that are sold to subscribers introduced by such parties.
Directors of the Company have subscribed for 1,931,140 Units (CDN $1,448,355) of the placement. Closing of the private placement remains subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
Tsodilo is an international diamond and metals exploration company engaged in the search for economic diamond and metal deposits at its Bosoto (Pty) Limited (“Bosoto”) and Gcwihaba Resources (Pty) Limited (“Gcwihaba”) projects in Botswana and its Idada 361 (Pty) Limited (“Idada”) project in Barberton, South Africa. The Company has a 100% stake in Bosoto (Pty) Ltd. which holds the BK16 kimberlite project in the Orapa Kimberlite Field in Botswana.
The company has a 100% stake in its Gcwihaba project area consisting of twenty-one (21) metal (base, precious, platinum group, and rare earth) prospecting licenses and eight (8) radioactive mineral licenses all located in the North-West district of Botswana. Additionally, Tsodilo has a 70% stake in Idada Trading 361 (Pty) Limited which holds the gold and silver exploration license in the Barberton area of South Africa. Tsodilo manages the exploration of the Gcwihaba, Bosoto and Idada projects.