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REPORT UNDER PART 4 Of NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 62-103
1. Name and address of eligible institutional investor:
Sprott Asset Management LP (the “Offeror”)
200 Bay Street, Suite 2700, P.O. Box 27
Royal Bank Plaza, South Tower
2. The net increase or decrease in the number or principal amount of securities, and in
the eligible institutional investor’s securityholding percentage in the class of
securities, since the last report filed by the eligible institutional investor under Part
4 or the early warning requirements:
This is the initial report filed by the Offeror under Part 4 of NI 62-103 in respect of
Africa Hydrocarbons Inc. (the “Issuer”).
3. The designation and number or principal amount of securities and the eligible
institutional investor's securityholding percentage in the class of securities at the
end of the month for which the report is made:
As at June 29, 2012, the Offeror exercises control or direction, on behalf of accounts fully
managed by it, over 8,000,000 common shares (the “Common Shares”) and 4,000,000
warrants (the “Warrants”) of the Issuer. Based on the number of currently issued and
outstanding common shares (as reported by the Issuer), and assuming the exercise of the
Warrants, the Offeror exercises control or direction over 11.4% of the issued and
outstanding common shares.
4. The designation and number or principal amount of securities and the percentage of
outstanding securities referred to in item 3 over which:
(a) the eligible institutional investor, either alone or together with any joint
actors, has ownership and control:
The Offeror does not itself own any Common Shares or other securities of the Issuer.
The only persons with whom the Offeror may be deemed by the Securities Act (Ontario)
to be acting jointly and in concert with would be the entities referred to in Item 7 below.- 2 -
(b) the eligible institutional investor, either alone or together with any joint
actors, has ownership but control is held by other entities other than the
eligible institutional investor or any joint actors:
(c) the eligible institutional investor, either alone or together with any joint
actors, has exclusive or shared control but does not have ownership:
The Offeror exercises control or direction over all of the Common Shares and Warrants
referred to above in its capacity as portfolio manager of managed accounts.
5. The purpose of the eligible institutional investor and any joint actors in acquiring or
disposing of ownership of, or control over, the securities, including any future
intention to acquire ownership of, or control over, additional securities of the
The securities described herein are being held for investment purposes. Depending on
market and other conditions, the Offeror may from time to time in the future increase or
decrease its ownership, control or direction over the Common Shares or other securities
of the Issuer, through market transactions, private agreements or otherwise.
6. The general nature and the material terms of any agreement, other than lending
arrangements, with respect to securities of the reporting issuer entered into by the
eligible institutional investor, or any joint actor, and the issuer of the securities or
any other entity in connection with any transaction or occurrence resulting in the
change in ownership or control giving rise to the report, including agreements with
respect to the acquisition, holding, disposition or voting of any of the securities:
7. The names of any joint actors in connection with the disclosure required by this
The Common Shares and Warrants are held by the Sprott Small Cap Equity Fund and
Sprott Small Cap Hedge Fund.
8. If applicable, a description of any change in any material fact set out in a previous
report by the eligible institutional investor under the early warning requirements or
Part 4 in respect of the reporting issuer’s securities:
9. A statement that the eligible institutional investor is eligible to file reports under
Part 4 in respect of the reporting issuer: - 3 -
The Offeror is eligible to file reports under Part 4 of NI 62-103 in respect of the Issuer.
The filing of this report is not an admission that an entity named in the report owns or
controls any described securities or is a joint actor with another named entity.
Dated this 10th
day of July, 2012.
SPROTT ASSET MANAGEMENT LP,
by its General Partner, SPROTT ASSET
MANAGEMENT GP INC.
By: “Kirstin McTaggart”
Chief Compliance Officer