In memoriam


It is with deep regret that we report the loss of two colleagues in 2021. We extend our condolences to the families and friends of our colleagues who passed away.

Carlos Machado Barbosa

43 years old, Carlos lost his life in a tragic accident at our Serra Grande Mine in Brazil. Carlos was a blaster at the mine and was fatally injured during a fall-of-ground incident in an underground stope on 16 February 2021.

Daniel Nuertey-Kwao Quaynortey

46 years old, Daniel was an employee of Obuasi contractor, African Underground Mining Alliance. He went missing after a geotechnical event at the Obuasi mine in May 2021. His body was discovered several days later by mine rescue teams.