Oando Energy Resources Announces Re-election of Directors

Jun 20, 2014, 10:06 ET from Oando Energy Resources Inc.

CALGARY, Alberta, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Oando Energy Resources Inc. ("Oando Energy Resources" or the "Company") (TSX: OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, today announced the results of the vote on the election of its directors at the Company's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting"). The nominees named in the Management Information Circular dated May 6, 2014 were elected as directors of the Company at the Meeting. Detailed results of the vote are as follows.

         Candidates         Votes FOR % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
    Jubril Adewale Tinubu 433,320,519   100         14,400       0.00
    Christopher Harrop    433,215,356 99.97        119,563       0.03
    Bill Watson           433,214,856 99.97        120.063       0.03
    Omamofe Boyo          433,320,519   100         14,400       0.00
    Philippe Laborde      433,334,919   100              0       0.00
    John Orange           433,214,856 99.97        120,063       0.03
    Olapade Durotoye      433,320,519   100         14,400        0.0

Forward Looking Statements: 

This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. The use of any of the words "expect", "anticipate", "continue", "estimate", "objective", "ongoing", "may", "will", "project", "should", "believe", "plans", "intends" and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking information or statements. In particular, this news release contains forward-looking statements relating to intended acquisitions.

Although the Company believes that the expectations and assumptions on which such forward-looking statements and information are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the forward-looking statements and information because the Company can give no assurance that such statements and information will prove to be correct. Since forward-looking statements and information address future events and conditions, by their very nature they involve inherent risks and uncertainties.

Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors and risks. These include, but are not limited to: risks related to international operations, completion of the ConocoPhillips Acquisition on the terms described or in a timely manner, the actual results of current exploration and drilling activities, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined and the future price of crude oil. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of factors is not exhaustive.

Additional information on these and other factors that could affect the Company's financial results are included in reports on file with applicable securities regulatory authorities and may be accessed under the Company's profile on SEDAR website (http://www.sedar.com). The forward-looking statements and information contained in this news release are made as of the date hereof and the Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by applicable securities laws.

For further information:
Pade Durotoye, CEO
Oando Energy Resources Inc.
+1 403-561-1713

Tokunboh Akindele
Head Investor Relations
Oando Energy Resources Inc.
+1 403-560-7450

Jeremy Dietz/David Feick
Investor Relations
+1 403-218-2833

SOURCE Oando Energy Resources Inc.