VANCOUVER, March 27, 2023 - Soma Gold Corp.
(TSXV: SOMA) (WKN: A2P4DU) (OTC: SMAGF) (the "Company" or "Soma") announces, subject to regulatory approval, the grant of a total of 800,000 stock options to employees of the Company to purchase common shares of the Company in accordance with its Equity Incentive Plan. 300,000 options vest immediately, 500,000 options vest in halves over two years, and all are issued at an exercise price of 46 cents per common share. 300,000 options expire five years, and 500,000 options expire three years from the date of issuance. Upon completion of this grant, there will be 6,625,332 options and RSU's granted under the plan, representing 7.27% of the outstanding shares of the Company.
ABOUT SOMA GOLD
Soma Gold Corp. (TSXV: SOMA) is a mining company focused on gold production and exploration. The Company owns two adjacent mining properties in Antioquia, Colombia with a combined milling capacity of 675 tpd. (permitted for 1,400 tpd). The El Bagre Mill is currently operating and producing. Internally generated funds are being used to finance a regional exploration program.
The Company also owns an exploration property near Tucuma, Para State, Brazil that is currently under option to Ero Copper Corp.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
"Javier Cordova Unda"
Chief Executive Officer and President
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SOURCE Soma Gold Corp.
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