UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 19, 2021

 

African Gold Acquisition Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Cayman Islands   001-40121     N/A
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
  (Commission
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

 

322 West 52nd Street, #2322

New York, NY

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:  (860) 214-3714

 

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:

 

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
   
Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
   
Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))
   
Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

 

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

 

Title of each class   Trading
Symbol(s)
  Name of each exchange on
which registered
         
Units, each consisting of one Class A ordinary share and three-quarters of one Redeemable Warrant   AGAC.U   The New York Stock Exchange
         
Class A ordinary shares, par value $0.0001 per share   AGAC   The New York Stock Exchange
         
Redeemable Warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one Class A ordinary share at an exercise price of $11.50   AGAC.WS   The New York Stock Exchange

 

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

 

Emerging growth company

 

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

Item 8.01. Other Events.

 

On March 19, 2021, African Gold Acquisition Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, announcing that the holders of the units may elect to separately trade the Class A ordinary shares and the warrants comprising the units commencing on March 25, 2021. Those units not separated will continue to trade on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “AGAC.U,” and the Class A common stock and warrants that are separated will trade on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbols “AGAC” and “AGAC.WS,” respectively. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade. Holders of units will need to instruct their brokers to contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Company’s transfer agent, to separate their units into Class A ordinary shares and warrants.

 

Item 9.01 Financial Statement and Exhibits.

 

(d) Exhibits

 

Exhibit No.   Description
99.1   Press Release, dated March 19, 2021

 

 

 

 

SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

  African Gold Acquisition Corporation
     
  By: /s/ Christopher Chadwick
    Name:  Christopher Chadwick
    Title: Chief Executive Officer
Dated: March 19, 2021