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Endeavour Mining and SEMAFO create gold powerhouse

The West African gold producers entered an agreement in March 2020 which will see Endeavour acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of SEMAFO.

SEMAFO: attack on government security forces in Est Region

TSX-listed SEMAFO reports that government security forces were attacked on the road between Fada and the Boungou mine site in the Est region.

SEMAFO achieves commercial production at Boungou

TSX-listed gold miner SEMAFO achieved commercial production at its Boungou mine in Burkina Faso on 1 September 2018.
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SEMAFO ups its security protocol following two armed incidents

TSX-listed gold miner SEMAFO has increased its security measures at both its Boungou and Mana mines in Burkina Faso following two armed incidents last week.

SEMAFO faces another armed incident in Burkina Faso

SEMAFO has faced another armed incident near its operations in Burkina Faso – the second incident suffered by the mining company this month.

Tragedy strikes at new gold mine in Burkina Faso

TSX-listed gold miner SEMAFO has reported that an armed incident occurred between the town of Fada and the Boungou mine site in the Est region of Burkina Faso which resulted in the death of five gendarmes and one sub-contractor employee.

Boungou – Burkina Faso’s newest gold mine

TSX-listed SEMAFO poured first gold at its Boungou mine in Burkina Faso the company added a second feather to its hat of operating mines having successfully brought its Mana mine into operation in 2008.

SEMAFO pours first gold at its second mine in Burkina Faso

TSX-listed gold producer SEMAFO has completed its first gold pour at the Boungou mine in Burkina Faso, slightly ahead of the original schedule.

Another mining fatality – in Burkina Faso

TSX-listed gold miner SEMAFO reports that an employee of a local contractor passed away yesterday from injuries sustained during an accident at its Mana mine in Burkina Faso.

First ore expected in May and first gold pour in June at Boungou 

TSX-listed SEMAFO has announced that commissioning of the Boungou mine process plant is underway, with the first ore scheduled to be introduced to the mill circuit by month-end.