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Burkina Faso: Nordgold expands Bissa-Bouly gold mines life span

Burkina Faso: Nordgold expands Bissa-Bouly gold mines life span

May 16, 2018

 

Russian mining company Nordgold is carrying activities to extend the lifetime of its Bissa-Bouly gold mine in Burkina Faso.The managing Director Howard Golden said that this should secure not only the future of these high-quality assets but also the jobs of over 1,200 local workers. These activities include exploration, operations, and continuous improvement projects.In a statement issued yesterday May 15, the company indicates that it’s 2018 exploration campaign at Bissa-Bouly is growing rapidly and that it should achieve increasing resource target. The program covers an 86 km drilling and aims at the progressive entry into production of certain reserves (Samtenga, Ronguen, Zinigma, and Yimiougou), as of 2019.“Bissa and Bouly's combined annual gold production is expected to exceed 30

 

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