Harmony’s intention to acquire the last of AngloGold Ashanti’s gold assets in South Africa for US$300 million was announced in February 2020.
AngloGold Ashanti has appointed Dr Kojo Busia as an independent non-executive director to its board of directors, effective 1 August 2020.
Health and safety
“As we tackle the current unprecedented health emergency, it is crucial that we protect the most vulnerable in our country.”
All COVID-19 positive cases will be isolated in line with national health protocols, with on-site facilities available for those who may need them.
The Minerals Council South Africa hosted its first weekly virtual update on the mining industry’s position on COVID-19 as positive cases begin to rise.
AngloGold Ashanti has been granted permission by the DMRE for the limited restart of its surface operations in South Africa.
This initiative is one of many by businesses across South Africa, and by mining companies in particular, to deal with COVID-19 cases.