Victoria Oil & Gas Plc, the oil and gas company with assets in Cameroon and the Former Soviet Union, announces that it has draw down of a further £1,500,000 of its £10 million Standby Equity Distribution Agreement ("SEDA") with YA Global Master SPV Ltd ("YA"), announced on 17 June 2009. The funds will be used for the development of VOG's Logbaba project in Cameroon.
Under the terms of the SEDA, the Company has allotted, conditional on admission, 31,361,746 ordinary shares of 0.5 pence each in VOG ("Ordinary Shares") to YA at a price of 4.78 pence per share. This price is calculated by a formula under the terms of the SEDA based on the prevailing market price.
Application has been made to the London Stock Exchange for 31,361,746 Ordinary Shares to be admitted to AIM and it is expected that dealings will commence on 30 November 2009. These shares will rank pari passu in all respects with the existing issued Ordinary Shares in the Company. The total issued share capital of VOG following this allotment will be 988,106,534 Ordinary Shares. The Company does not hold any Ordinary Shares in treasury and so the total number of voting rights in the Company is 988,106,534.
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