Jadela Oil Corp.
TSX VENTURE : JOC

July 27, 2011 19:03 ET

Jadela Oil Corp. Completes $1,500,000 Private Placement and Proposes Additional Financing

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Jadela Oil Corp. ("Jadela" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:JOC) (formerly Unitech Energy Resources Inc.) has closed a private placement of units (each, a "Unit") announced on July 13, 2011. Jadela issued 3,000,000 Units (post consolidation) at a price $0.50 per unit (post consolidation) for gross proceeds of $1,500,000. Each Unit was comprised of one common share in the capital of the Company and one common share purchase warrant. Each warrant entitles the holder to purchase one common share at any time within two years of the date of issuance at a price of $0.75 per common share (post consolidation). In connection with the completion of this private placement, Jadela paid aggregate cash finder's fees in the amount of $73,920 and issued an aggregate of 184,800 warrants to eligible finders who introduced subscribers to the private placement. Each such finder's warrant was issued on the same terms as the warrants comprising the Units. All of the securities issued under the private placement are subject to a four month resale restriction.

Jadela also announces that it proposes to raise an additional $2,000,000 from the sale of units at a price of $1.00 per unit on a non brokered basis. Each unit shall consist of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share at any time within two years of the date of issuance at a price of $1.50 per common share. In connection with this private placement, Jadela will pay cash finder's fees equal to 8% of the funds raised to eligible finders who introduced subscribers to the private placement and issue one finder's warrant for every 10 units issued to eligible subscribers. Each finder's warrant will be issued to finders on the same terms as the warrants comprising the units. The Company has received conditional acceptance of the new financing from the TSX Venture Exchange.

About Jadela

Unitech is a junior oil and gas exploration company. For additional details, please visit Jadela's website at at www.jadelaoil.com or www.unitechenergy.ca.

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