Avesoro Resources Inc (the "Company" or "Avesoro") announces that a pit wall and ramp failure occurred in the Kinjor pit (the "Event") at the Company's New Liberty Gold mine in Liberia ("New Liberty") on Tuesday October 1, 2019.
The site experienced a wall and ramp failure in the north side of the Kinjor-east pit. There were no injuries or equipment damage arising from the Event. However, mining activities within the Kinjor-East pit have been suspended pending an assessment of the impact of the Event. Mining is continuing at the Marvoe and Kinjor-South pits at New Liberty, but ore production volumes will be reduced for some time as a result of the Event.