Burkina Faso: Dozens killed and injured in complex attack ...

In a statement, mine owner Semafo said "there was an attack on the road between Fada and the Boungou Mine site." Five buses escorted by military personnel were approximately 40 km (25 miles) from the Boungou gold mine when they were ambushed, resulting in "several fatalities and injuries," Semafo …

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Aug 14, 2018· SEMAFO completed its first gold pour at the Boungou mine in June, and aims for commercial gold production from the mine this month. Burkina Faso has been battling an escalating wave of attacks over the last three years, beginning in the north of the country but now spreading to the east, near the border with Togo and Benin.

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SEMAFO is a Canadian-based intermediate gold producer with over twenty years' experience building and operating mines in West Africa. The Corporation operates two mines, the Boungou and Mana Mines in Burkina Faso. SEMAFO is committed to building value through responsible mining of its quality assets and leveraging its development pipeline.

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The Samira Hill Gold Mine (fr. Mine d'Or du Mont Samira) is a gold mine in Téra Department of the Tillabéri Region in Niger.Opened in late 2004, it is the first industrial scale gold mine in the nation, and while operated by a Canadian/Moroccan consortia, the government of Niger owns both a 20% stake in its operation, and functions under government concession.

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Cook is a senior advisor at Exploration Insights, a junior mining subscription newsletter. Canadian gold miner SEMAFO's workers were ambushed while riding in a convoy approximately 40 kilometers from the Boungou Mine in Burkina Faso. As of Nov. 11, SEMAFO put the attack's tally at …

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Located approximately 320km east of Ouagadougou, West Africa, the Natougou project is an advanced gold deposit in the Tapoa Permit Group. Canadian mining company SEMAFO became the project owner by acquiring the Tapoa Permit Group from Orbis Gold, …

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"Canada condemns today's attack against a convoy of workers of the Canadian mining company SEMAFO, which also targeted security forces protecting them," Angela Savard, spokesperson for Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, told CBC News. Also on rt.com Up to 28 dead in terrorist attack near French embassy in Burkina Faso capital. It is unclear if there are Canadian …

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Nov 25, 2019· Semafo Ltd.: Semafo is a Canadian gold miner which operates two gold mines in the West African country of Burkina Faso. On November 6, a Semafo …