Our Operations

Perseus Mining operates two gold mines, Edikan in Ghana and Sissingué in Côte d’Ivoire while developing its third operation also in Côte d’Ivoire, Yaouré.

Gold production will increase to over 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 calendar year 2019 totaled 271,824 ounces at an All-in Site Cost of US$960 per ounce.

Guidance for financial year 2020 group gold production of between 260,000 and 300,000 ounces at an All-in Site Cost of between US$800 and US$975 per ounce.

Perseus Mining’s global Ore Reserves total 3.3 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 to be developed  with commercial production commencing 01 January 2012. Since then EGM has produced over 1.35 million ounces of gold.

Sissingué Gold Mine


The Sissingué Gold Mine (SGM) is located in the north of Côte d’Ivoire and lies within the Sissingué exploitation permit that covers an area of 446km² and is bounded on one side by the international border between Côte d’Ivoire and Mali.

Yaouré Gold Project


Yaouré is located in central Côte d’Ivoire, 40 km northwest of Yamoussoukro, the political capital, 270 km northwest of Abidjan, the economic capital of Côte d’Ivoire. Yaouré lies within a rural area, 22 km east-northeast of the city of Bouaflé, 5 km west of the Kossou dam and hydroelectric power station.