Business as usual in Burkina Faso following coup

Military coup in West African nation

WAF's Sanbrado operation in Burkina Faso

WAF's Sanbrado operation in Burkina Faso

The gold miner said the change in the political situation appeared to be due a disagreement within the Burkina Faso military around the management of security issues in the north and east of the country.

Those areas of Burkina Faso have been bedevilled by Islamic-associated terrorist insurgencies in recent years.

According to West African, the new military leadership has released a statement part of which urged the people of Burkina Faso to ‘go about their business in peace'.

West African said remains on track to meet 2022 production guidance of 220,000-240,000 ounces gold at all-in sustaining costs of US$1040-1100/oz.


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