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On June 27, 2016, the Company acquired a 100% interest, subject to retained royalties, in the Bazooka, McWatters and Arrowhead claims located in northern Quebec, Canada for consideration of 3,870,000 common shares of the Company.

The Bazooka property consists of 15 mineral claims in two non-continuous claim blocks totalling 312.4 hectares. The Property is located in Beauchastel Township (NTS Map Sheet 32D/03), approximately 7 km southwest of Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec. The centre of the Property is situated at UTM coordinates 640200E/5339400N (NAD 83).

An NI 43-101 technical report on the Bazooka property dated March 20, 2016 has been filed on SEDAR at and is available for download here.

Exploration Program

The Company owns and/or has an option to acquire a 100% interest in property holdings for approximately seven km of strike length on the prolific Cadillac Larder Lake Break (“CLLB”). The Company’s 100% owned Bazooka property is contiguous to the western boundary of Yorbeau Resources Inc.’s ("Yorbeau") Rouyn property situated nine km southwest of Rouyn Noranda, Quebec. The gold mineralization on the Company’s Bazooka property, where past drilling has intersected world class gold intercepts, appears to be the extension of the mineralized zones and gold resources known to exist on the western end on the Yorbeau Rouyn property.

The Yorbeau property has been optioned by Kinross Gold Corporation ("Kinross"), whereby Kinross has the option to acquire a 100% interest in Yorbeau's Rouyn property for consideration that includes exploration expenditures of C$12 million; cash payments of USD $25,000,000, plus 2% of the prevailing gold price multiplied by the number of ounces of gold in measured, indicated and inferred resources identified in a resource estimate, to be completed; as well as an equity participation in Yorbeau (see Yorbeau press release dated October 25, 2016).

Drilling at the Company’s 100% owned Bazooka Property will commence in mid February 2017. Opawica is mobilizing a drill program that is designed to test the depth extension of the mineralized zone of the underground workings. In 1951-52, Eldona Gold Mines Ltd. sank a shaft to a depth of 125 metres, and at the depth of 114 metres, 634 metres of drifts were developed and the company had reached the fold nose feature of the Cadillac Larder Lake Break (“CLLB”). Four mineralized gold zones were outlined as follows: “Average of back panel samples grading 0.31 oz over 15.0 feet, average of back panel samples grading 0.55 oz over 3.5 feet by 69 feet long, average of back panel samples grading 0.06 oz over 5.3 feet by 60 feet long and channel samples grading 0.21 oz (over a drift section of 10 feet)”, (extract from NI 43-101 technical report dated March 20, 2016 filed by the Company on on April 28, 2016). The Opawica drill program of up to three holes totalling 1,500 metres is designed to reach the depth extension of the underground mineralized zone at the depth from 200 to 400 metres.

The Bazooka property and adjacent Yorbeau property lie in the Rouyn-Beauchastel segment of the CLLB and is thought to represent the eastern extension of the Kerr-Addison Mine horizon. The Kerr Addison Mine, located approximately 50 km west of the Bazooka property, produced about eleven million ounces of gold during its 58-year production life along 1,000 metre strike length and to a depth of about 1,400 metres. At the Kerr Addison Mine, gold mineralization is found in sediments and in altered volcanic rocks associated with syenite intrusion within an alteration zone that is associated to the CLLB. Two types of mineralization were characteristic of the Kerr-Addison deposit. One being green carbonate ore and flow ore. These ore types and related sulphide content is found below 150 metres, with continuity and gold grades improving to depths of approximately 1,200 metres. The current Opawica program will test this deeper geological setting and gold target at Bazooka.

Significant gold mineralization has been established on the Bazooka property from near surface to approximately 250 metres vertical depth from past drilling by previous owners such as Siscoe (1944) interval of 5.79 metres of 77.18 g/t Au (true width unknown); with more recent drill intercepts ranging from narrow and intermittent anomalous gold values up to Soquem (1981) interval of 7.50 metres of 25.77 g/t Au; Lake Shore Gold Corp. (2003) intercept of 1.25 metres of 94.11 g/t Au; and RT Minerals Corp. values of up to 17 metres of core length at 7.86 g/t Au, including 7.20 metres interval of 16.77 g/t Au (RT Minerals Corp. June 21, 2011 press release). These recent intervals are estimated at approximately 85% to 93% true widths. This gold mineralization is known to exist within 50 metres on strike to the gold mineralization on the Yorbeau property and for a current strike length on Opawica’s Bazooka property for approximately one kilometre.

Mr. Yvan Bussieres, P.Eng., is the Qualified Person who has prepared or supervised the preparation of the information that forms the basis for the scientific and technical disclosure in this text.