London, England — 06 February 2013 – The Randgold Resources board of directors has recommended an annual dividend for the period ended 31 December 2012 of US$0.50 per share “’ up 25% on the US$0.40 per share for the previous year.

The board agreed that the resolution for the dividend would be submitted to shareholders for approval at the company’s annual general meeting scheduled for Monday, 29 April 2013. If the dividend is approved by shareholders it is anticipated that payment would be made by the end of May 2013.

Although subject to shareholders approving the resolution to pay a dividend, shareholders who have elected to receive sterling dividends can mandate payments directly to their UK bank or building society by visiting, or by completing the dividend mandate form which is available on Randgold’s website at and posting it back to the registrars, to be received by Monday, 13 May 2013.

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