Semafo Inc

Published : January 18th, 2016

SEMAFO: Update on Burkina Faso Situation

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SEMAFO: Update on Burkina Faso Situation

-- () -- -- (TSX:SMF)(OMX:SMF) today reports that its employees are safe and were not involved in the terrorist attack on the in downtown , .

Operations at the , which is located 270 kilometers southwest and a five-hour road trip from , are unaffected. The safety of our employees continues to be our top priority. As a preventive measure, we have increased security at the mine. We will continue to closely monitor the situation with our partners to protect the health and safety of employees and our operations.

The Corporation would like to express its deepest sympathy to families of the victims and its solidarity with the Burkinabè people.


is a Canadian-based mining company with gold production and exploration activities in . The Corporation operates the in , which includes the high-grade satellite deposits of Siou and Fofina. is committed to evolve in a conscientious manner to become a major player in its geographical area of interest. strategic focus is to maximize shareholder value by effectively managing its existing assets as well as pursuing organic and strategic growth opportunities.

The information in this release is subject to the disclosure requirements of under the Swedish Securities Market Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. This information was publicly communicated on at .

Robert LaValliere
Vice-President, Corporate Affairs & Investor Relations
Cell: +1 (514) 240 2780+1 (514) 240 2780
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Analyst, Investor Relations
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Tel. local & overseas: +1 (514) 744 4408+1 (514) 744 4408
North : 1 (888) 744 44081 (888) 744 4408


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Semafo is a gold producing company based in Canada.

Semafo holds various exploration projects in Burkina Faso.

Its main assets in production are KINIERO in Guinea, SAMIRA HILL in Niger and MANA in Burkina Faso.

Semafo is listed in Canada, in Germany and in United States of America. Its market capitalisation is CA$ 1.5 billions as of today (US$ 1.1 billions, € 1.0 billions).

Its stock quote reached its lowest recent point on December 14, 2001 at CA$ 0.10, and its highest recent level on September 16, 2011 at CA$ 10.00.

Semafo has 324 860 000 shares outstanding.

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