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Two miners die at Golden Star’s Prestea mine, Ghana

Creamer Media Deputy Editor: North America
The TSX-listed equity of Africa-focused miner Golden Star Resources shed as much as 10% on Tuesday, following a company announcement that two miners have died on December 29 at its Prestea Underground mine, in Ghana. The Toronto-headquartered company, which also has listings on the Ghana Stock Exchange and the NYSE American advised that initial investigations suggest the two employees perished owing to smoke inhalation following exposure to blasting gasses.

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