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Sama announces correction to news release

MONTREAL, Dec. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sama Resources Inc. (“Sama”) (TSX-V: SME | OTC-PK: SAMMF) wishes to correct an error in its press release entitled “HPX Exercises CAD$5,000,000 in Warrants Continuing its Strategic Investment in Sama” issued December 19, 2019 (the “December 19 Press Release”).

After the exercise by HPX Ivory Coast Holdings Inc. (“HPX”) of its 17,857,143 share purchase warrants of Sama on December 19, 2019, HPX now holds 23.11% of the equity of Sama rather than the 27% equity position referred to in the December 19 Press Release.  This correction does not change any other amounts or information reported in the December 19 Press Release.

About HPX

HPX is a subsidiary of High Power Exploration Inc., a privately-owned, metals-focused exploration company deploying proprietary in-house geophysical technologies to rapidly evaluate buried geophysical targets. High Power Exploration’s technology cluster comprises geological and geophysical systems for targeting, modelling, survey optimization, acquisition, processing and interpretation. High Power Exploration Inc. has a highly experienced board and management team led by Chief Executive Officer Robert Friedland and President Eric Finlayson, a former head of exploration at Rio Tinto. For further information, please visit www.hpxploration.com.

About Sama Resources

Sama is a Canadian-based mineral exploration and development company with projects in West Africa. On October 23, 2017, Sama announced that it had entered into a binding term sheet in view of forming a strategic partnership with HPX TechCo Inc., a private mineral exploration company in which mining entrepreneur Robert Friedland is a significant stakeholder, in order to develop its Côte d’Ivoire Nickel-Copper and Cobalt project in Côte d’Ivoire, West-Africa. For more information about Sama, please visit Sama’s website at http://www.samaresources.com.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

SAMA RESOURCES INC./RESSOURCES SAMA INC.

Dr. Marc-Antoine Audet, President and CEO
Tel: (514) 726-4158

OR

Matt Johnston, Corporate Development Advisor
Tel: (604) 443-3835
Toll Free: 1 (877) 792-6688, Ext. 5

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Forward-Looking Statements

Certain of the statements made and information contained herein are “forward-looking statements” or “forward-looking information” within the meaning of Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual events or results to differ from those reflected in the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information.

In addition, forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on various assumptions. Should one or more of these risks and uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described in forward-looking information or forward-looking statements. Accordingly, readers are advised not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Except as required under applicable securities legislation, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.