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Perseus confident of first Yaoure gold this year amid COVID threat

The managing director of rising West African gold producer Perseus Mining remains confident the company’s new cornerstone mine in its drive to reach 500,000ozpa, Yaoure in Cote d’Ivoire, will pour first gold a month ahead of schedule and under budget in December despite continuing COVID uncertainties and costs.

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Production at Sissingue in Cote D'Ivoire was up 17% in the June quarter.

Jeff Quartermaine said on a webinar after the release of Perseus' June quarter results the company remained "fairly conservative" in forecasting production for the current half-year of