Surrey, British Columbia—December 5, 2022 - Desert Gold Ventures Inc. (TSXV: DAU) (Frankfurt: QXR2) (OTCQB: DAUGF) (the "Company") announces that the exchange has approved an extension up to February 4, 2022 for its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Financing”). To date the Company has raised proceeds of $1,678,696 through the sale of 11,990,693 Units. Securities issued as a result of closing the First Tranche and securities issued thereafter will be subject to a statutory hold period. In connection with closing the First Tranche, the Company paid finders’ fees of $17,610 and issued 125,790 non-transferable brokers warrants.
Pursuant to the terms of the Financing, each Unit consists of one common share in the equity of the Company and one one-half share purchase warrant (a “Warrant”). Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share of the Company at a price of CDN $0.25 per share for a period of three (3) years from the closing of the Financing.
Directors and officers of the Company will acquire Units under the Financing. Such participation is considered a related party transaction as defined under Multilateral Instrument 61-101 Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions (“MI 61-101”). The transaction will be exempt from the formal valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of MI 61-101 if neither the fair market value of any securities issued to or the consideration paid by such persons will exceed 25% of the Company’s market capitalization.
About Desert Gold
Desert Gold Ventures Inc. is a gold exploration and development company which holds 2 gold exploration permits in Western Mali (SMSZ Project and Djimbala), its Anumso project in Ghana's Ashanti Belt and its Rutare gold project in central Rwanda. For further information please visit www.SEDAR.com under the company's profile. Website: www.desertgold.ca
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Jared Scharf, CEO
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