“Randgold Resources said today the effect of the continuing political impasse in Côte d’Ivoire on its Tongon mine and a below-target contribution from its Loulo complex would have a negative impact on its fourth quarter performance and its year end results.”
“….the company has revised its production guidance for Tongon and stated that assuming the supply chains could be managed and the situation on site remained as it is today, the mine was planning to process approximately 350 000 tonnes of oxide ore at a grade of 3.4g/t to produce approximately 35 000 ounces for the year. Bristow added that given the current situation and the resultant delays, gold sales were expected to differ to production.” CONTINUES HERE
Meanwhile, check out WaPo on the post election violence on this link. Over 200 dead now, we hear.