Perenti workers killed in convoy attack

INFORMATION received overnight indicates 19 workers from Perenti subsidiary African Mining Services’ Burkinabe workforce were killed and 20 hospitalised after the convoy they were travelling in came under attack on Wednesday.

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Work has been suspended at Boungou in the wake of the November 6 attack on some of its workers.

The AMS workers were travelling to the Boungou gold mine in Burkina Faso along with workers from the mine's owner Semafo and other contractors and suppliers to that operation.