VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – April 05, 2016) – Jericho Oil Corporation (“Jericho”) (TSX VENTURE: JCO) (OTC PINK: JROOF) is proceeding with a non-brokered private placement (the “Offering”) of approximately 1,625,000 units at a price of C$0.40 per unit to raise total gross proceeds of approximately $650,000. Each unit will be comprised of one common share (a “Share”) and one half warrant (a “Warrant”) with each full Warrant being exercisable into one additional Share at a price of $0.60 per Share for a period of two years from closing.
All securities issued pursuant to this Private Placement will be subject to a four month and one day hold period in accordance with applicable securities laws.
The Private Placement will be non-brokered; however, the Company may pay finder’s fees in accordance in the rules and policies of the TSX-V. Closing of the Offering is subject to final TSX Venture Exchange approval. Proceeds of the Offering will be used for general corporate purposes.
Jericho also announces that it will grant up to an aggregate of up to 1,750,000 incentive stock options to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants of the Company. All of the stock options will be exercisable at a price of $0.45 per share for a period of 5 years and will be granted under and are governed by the terms of the Company’s incentive stock option plan.
About Jericho Oil Corporation
Jericho is a growth-oriented oil and gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of overlooked and undervalued oil properties in the Mid-Continent. For more information, please visit www.jerichooil.com.