|By PR Newswire||
|December 13, 2013 09:12 AM EST|
WITWATERSRAND CONSOLIDATED GOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
(Reg. No. 2002/031365/06)
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
JSE Code: WGR
TSX Code: WGR
CUSIP Number: S98297104
JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Wits Gold shareholders are referred to the Firm Intention Announcement released on SENS and filed on SEDAR dated 11 December 2013, regarding the offer received from Sibanye Gold Limited to acquire the entire issued share capital of Wits Gold by way of a scheme of arrangement in terms of section 114 of the Companies Act 71 of 2008 ("Scheme").
Shareholders are advised that Wits Gold has sought and obtained a dispensation from the Takeover Regulation Panel relating to the requirement under regulation 102(2) of the Companies Act Regulations for the circular in respect of the Scheme ("Scheme Circular") to be posted within 20 business days after the date of publication of the Firm Intention Announcement. Consequently Wits Gold confirms that the Scheme Circular will be posted to Wits Gold shareholders on or before 10 February 2014.
13 December 2013
Corporate Adviser and Lead JSE Sponsor
Macquarie First South Capital Proprietary Limited
SOURCE Wits Gold