The boards of directors of Wits Gold and Sibanye Gold are pleased to advise that Sibanye Gold’s offer to purchase Wits Gold has been accepted.
Please refer to our previous Company announcements and go to Sibyane Gold’s website for further information regarding the transaction.

In the media

18 September 2013
Wits Gold confident of attracting cornerstone investor
Witwatersrand Consolidated Gold Resources (Wits Gold) is confident of being able to begin gold production at the Burnstone mine in the next 18 months. Read More >
12 September 2013
Burnstone burns creditors

Wits Gold, the junior company spearheaded by Harmony Gold old boy, Philip Kotze, first appeared in these pages with news of the potential acquisition of a Harmony’s aging Evander operation.

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28 August 2013
SA competition body approves Wits Gold’s Burnstone deal
The Competition Commission on Wednesday gave JSE-listed Witwatersrand Consolidated Gold Resources (Wits Gold) the go-ahead to buy Great Basin Gold’s (GBG’s) suspended Burnstone gold operation. Read More >
19 August 2013
Firmer investor sentiment lifts Wits Gold

Wits Gold shares have risen 25% to about R10 over the past 10 days as a result of firmer investor sentiment towards gold but the shares still stand at a fraction of their former value on a five-year view.

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Latest news

13 March 2014
Results of scheme meeting and finalisation announcement

Wits Gold Shareholders are referred to the Firm Intention Announcement as well as the further announcements by the Company released on SENS and filed on SEDAR dated 11 December 2013,13 December 2013 and 12 February 2014 respectively, together with the circular issued to Wits Gold Shareholders on 12 February 2014 regarding the Scheme and Scheme Meeting.

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17 February 2014
Renewal of cautionary announcement regarding the offer by Wits Gold for the acquisition of Southgold Exploration Proprietary Limited
Further to the cautionary announcements by the Company released on SENS and filed on SEDAR dated Monday, 6 January 2014, Tuesday, 12 November 2013, Tuesday, 1 October 2013, Monday, 19 August 2013, Friday, 5 July 2013, and Friday, 21 June 2013, shareholders are advised that the definitive transaction agreements relating to the offer by Wits Gold to acquire Southgold Exploration Proprietary Limited are still being negotiated. Read More >
12 February 2014
Posting of circular and notice of scheme meeting (PDF - 32KB)

Circular to Wits Gold Shareholders (PDF - 785KB)

Integrated report 2012

Integrated annual report 2012
Integrated annual report 2012 (PDF - 1.72MB)

Wits Gold’s assets

Wits Gold has 14 New Order Prospecting Rights over 1 195km2 in the southern Free State, Potchefstroom and Klerksdorp goldfields, with total resources of 157Moz gold and 271Mlbs U3O8. Read More >