Our Operations

Perseus Mining operates two gold mines, Edikan in Ghana and Sissingué in Côte d’Ivoire and is developing its third operation, Yaouré, also in Côte d’Ivoire. First gold from Yaouré is on track for early 2021.

Gold production will increase to more than 500,000 ounces per annum once Yaouré is in full production in 2021/22.

Perseus is focused on discovering, acquiring and developing a portfolio of quality gold producing assets in West Africa.

Quality management, a strong safety culture and excellent social license are critical to our success.

Group gold production for financial year 2019 totaled 257,639 ounces at an All-in Site Cost of US$972 per ounce.

Guidance for the December 2020 half year group gold production of between 125,500 and 139,000 ounces at an All-in Site Cost of between US$940 and US$1,025 per ounce.

Perseus Mining’s global Ore Reserves total 3.5 million ounces of gold and Mineral Resources of 7.3 million ounces of gold.

Exploration activities are focused on extending the Reserve base around our existing operations and discovery of new development opportunities in West Africa.

Edikan Gold Mine


The Edikan Gold Mine (EGM) in Ghana was Perseus’s first mine with commercial production commencing in January 2012. Since then EGM has produced more than 1.35 million ounces of gold.

Sissingué Gold Mine

The Sissingué Gold Mine (SGM) became Perseus’s second gold mine after it was developed ahead of time and on budget in January 2018. It is located in the north of Côte d’Ivoire and lies within the Sissingué exploitation permit that covers an area of 446km².

Yaouré Gold Mine


Yaouré will be Perseus’s third gold mine, with first gold expected to pour in early 2021. Development work started in June 2019 and is progressing on schedule and on budget.

Yaouré is located in central Côte d’Ivoire, 40km northwest of Yamoussoukro. 

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