African Eagle Resources PLC : African Eagle Resources PLC : Holding(s) in Company

  African Eagle Resources PLC : African Eagle Resources PLC : Holding(s) in
                                   Company

For filings with the FSA include the annex
For filings with issuer exclude the annex
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES^i
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer             African Eagle
of existing shares to which voting rights are                  Resources plc
attached:^ii
2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                               I
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which
may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting
rights are attached
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect
to qualifying financial instruments
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights
Other (please specify):
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                Vestra Wealth LLP
notification obligation:^iii
4. Full name of shareholder(s)(if different from      Vestra Nominees Ltd
3.):^iv
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                        8 February 2013
reached:^v
6. Date on which issuer notified:                        20 February 2013
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                          3%
reached: ^vi, vii
                                                                  

8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares^viii, ix
Class/type of Situation previous         Resulting situation after the triggering
shares        to the triggering          transaction
if possible   transaction
using         Number        Number       Number     Number of voting    % of voting
the ISIN CODE of            of           of shares  rights              rights ^x
              Shares        Voting       Direct     Direct ^xi Indirect Direct  Indirect
                            Rights                             ^xii
Ordinary      29,851,358    4.30%        19,851,358 19,851,358 0        2.86%   0
GB0003394813
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of financial    Expiration    Exercise/              Number of voting    % of
instrument           date ^xiii    Conversion Period ^xiv rights that may be  voting
                                                          acquired if the     rights
                                                          instrument is
                                                          exercised/
                                                          converted.
N/A
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments ^xv, xvi
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
Type of         Exercise    Expiration Exercise/    Number of voting       % of voting
financial       price       date ^xvii Conversion   rights instrument      rights ^xix,
instrument                             period       refers to              xx
                                       ^xviii
N/A                                                                        Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)
Number of voting rights                        Percentage of voting rights
19,851,358                                     2.86%
                                                                   

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: ^xxi
Held by Vestra Nominees Ltd that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vestra Wealth
LLP
Proxy Voting:
10. Name of the proxy holder:
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease
to hold:
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold
voting rights:
13. Additional information:
14. Contact name:                                       Sylvia Watson
15. Contact telephone number:                           020 3207 8408
                                                                   

Holding(s) in Company

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