UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K/A

(Amendment No. 1)

 

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 3, 2020

 

Viking Energy Group, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Nevada

 

000-29219

 

98-0199508

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

 

(Commission

File Number)

 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

 

15915 Katy Freeway Suite 450

Houston, Texas

 

77094

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(zip code)

 

(281) 404 4387

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

 

(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:

 

x Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

 

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

 

Title of each class

 

Trading Symbols(s)

 

Name of each exchange on which registered

N/A

 

N/A

 

N/A

 

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. ¨ 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Explanatory Note

 

Viking Energy Group, Inc. (the “Company”) is filing this Current Report on Form 8-K/A (“Amendment No. 1”) to amend its Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 6, 2020 (the “Initial Report”), which disclosed the completion by the Company’s subsidiary, Elysium Energy, LLC, a Nevada limited liability company (“Purchaser”) of acquisition of interests in certain oil and gas properties located in the states of Texas and Louisiana, and certain entities owning oil and gas properties (the “Acquisition”).

 

The information previously reported in the Initial Report is hereby incorporated by reference into this Amendment No. 1. This Amendment No. 1 on Form 8-K/A is being filed solely to provide information required by Item 9.01 of Form 8-K and does not amend the Initial Report in any manner other than such Item 9.01.

 

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

 

(a)           Financial Statements of Business Acquired.

 

Combined statements of revenues and direct operating expenses of properties acquired by Purchaser, a subsidiary of the Company, in the Acquisition, including the Independent Accountant’s Report thereon, and the notes related thereto, are filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Amendment No. 1 and are incorporated herein by reference.

 

(d)           Exhibits

 

Exhibit Number

 

Description

23.1

 

Consent of Turner Stone & Company L.L.P.

 

 

 

99.1

 

Combined statements of revenues and direct operating expenses of properties acquired by Elysium Energy, LLC, a subsidiary of Viking Energy Group, Inc., from 5Jabor, LLC; Bass Petroleum, L.L.C.; Bodel Holdings, LLC; Delbo Holdings, L.L.C.; James III Investments, LLC; JamSam Energy, L.L.C.; Lake Boeuf Investments LLC; Oakley Holdings, L.L.C.; Plaquemines Holdings, L.L.C., including the Independent Accountant’s Report thereon, and the notes related thereto.

  

 

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SIGNATURES

 

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.

 

Viking Energy Group, Inc.

 

 

 

Dated: April 20, 2020

By:

/s/ James Doris

 

 

Name:

James Doris

 

 

Title:

CEO & Director

 

 

 

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