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Competition commission approves the Uitkomst Aquisition Coal of Africa Limited (Incorporated and registered in Australia) Registration number ABN 008 905 388 ISIN AU000000CZA6 JSE/ASX/AIM share code: CZA ("CoAL or the "Company" or the "Group") NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION (IN WHOLE OR PART) IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION ANNOUNCEMENT 8 JUNE 2017 COMPETITION COMMISSION APPROVES THE UITKOMST ACQUISITION Coal of Africa Limited ("CoAL" or the "Company") is pleased to confirm that the South African Competition Commission has unconditionally approved CoAL's acquisition of 100% of the shares in and claims against Pan African Resources Coal Holdings Proprietary Limited ("PAR Coal") ("the Transaction") which was announced by CoAL on 5 April 2017. The Transaction remains subject to certain conditions precedent including amongst others the approval of the Transaction by CoAL shareholders which is being sought at the Company's General Meeting to be held on 15 June 2017. David Brown, Chief Executive Officer of CoAL, commented: "approval from the Competition Commission represents an important milestone in the process of securing completion of the Transaction. We continue to make positive progress and work towards satisfaction of the outstanding conditions as soon as possible and will provide an update on expected timing of completion following CoAL's upcoming General Meeting". AUTHORISED BY: David Brown Chief Executive Officer For more information contact: David Brown Chief Executive Officer Coal of Africa +27 10 003 8000 De Wet Schutte Chief Financial Officer Coal of Africa +27 10 003 8000 Celeste Van Tonder Investor Relations Coal of Africa +27 10 003 8000 Tony Bevan Company Secretary Endeavour Corporate Services +61 08 9316 9100 Company advisors: Jos Simson/Emily Fenton Financial PR (United Kingdom) Tavistock +44 20 7920 3150 Matthew Armitt/Ross Allister Nominated Adviser and Broker Peel Hunt LLP +44 20 7418 8900 Investec Bank Limited is the nominated JSE Sponsor. About CoAL: CoAL is an AIM/ASX/JSE listed coal exploration and development company operating in South Africa. CoAL's key projects include the Vele Colliery (coking and thermal coal), the Greater Soutpansberg Project /MbeuYashu, including CoAL's Makhado Project (coking and thermal coal). Date: 09/06/2017 08:00:00 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited ('JSE'). The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on, information disseminated through SENS.

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