Media releases

13 October 2021

DRDGOLD Environmental Manager wins Golden Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Cause for Clean Air from NACA Council

Johannesburg, South Africa. 13 October 2021. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRDGOLD) advises that its Environmental Manager, Louis Kleynhans, has received a Golden Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Cause for Clean Air from the Council of the National Association for Clean Air (NACA).


13 September 2021

DRDGOLD'S FWGR operation converts to closed circuit slimes milling for finer grind, more gold

Johannesburg South Africa. 13 September 2021. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD) says its Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) surface retreatment operation, near Carletonville in South Africa’s Gauteng Province, is nearing completion of an R80 million project to convert its Driefontein No. 2 Plant (DP2) to closed circuit milling, the key objectives being to achieve a finer grind and thus improved gold recovery.


25 August 2021

DRDGOLD declares 40 cents per share final dividend – 14th successive year of distribution

Johannesburg South Africa. 25 August 2021. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD), has declared a final dividend of 40 cents per share for the year ended 30 June 2021, with group operating profit increasing by 39% to R2.2 billion.


18 August 2021

DRDGOLD expects rise of between 94% and 114% in EPS, HEPS

Johannesburg, South Africa. 18 August 2021 DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD, JSE, NYSE: DRD) in a trading update released today, said it expects to announce an exceptional year-on-year increase of between 94% and 114% in earnings per share (“EPS”) and headline earnings per share (“HEPS”) for the year ended 30 June 2021 (FY2021).


17 August 2021

DRDGOLD appoints new board and nominations committee chair

Johannesburg, South Africa. 17 August 2021 DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD, JSE, NYSE: DRD) has appointed Timothy Cumming, a non-executive director of the Company, as chairman of the Board of directors and the nominations committee with effect from 1 December 2021. He is also an independent non-executive director of Sibanye-Stillwater.


05 August 2021

DRDGOLD’S Ergo cleans up: sustaining reclamation, liberating land for sustainable use

DRDGOLD Limited subsidiary Ergo Mining (Pty) Limited has begun reclamation – at a R3.8 million set-up cost – of the 2.7Mt 4L25 mine dump. The reclamation of this dump is integral to sustaining production at Ergo and would free up a considerable land patch.


14 July 2021

DRDGold Limited’s Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) introduces copper elution circuit to improve payable gold content

Johannesburg, South Africa. 14 July 2021. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD) reports that the new, R12 million copper elution circuit at its Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) surface retreatment operation south-west of Johannesburg is expected to deliver an additional 1.2kg to 1.8kg of gold per month which would otherwise have been lost to refining charges.


16 February 2021

DRDGOLD DECLARES 40 SA CENTS PER SHARE INTERIM DIVIDEND

Capex, growth plans continue apace

DRDGOLD Limited has declared an interim dividend of 40 South African cents per share for the six months ended 31 December 2020.


01 February 2021

DRDGOLD anticipates higher EPS, HEPS

DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD), in a trading statement released today, says that it expects to report earnings per share (EPS) of between 106.2 cents and 115.8 cents per share for the six months ended 31 December 2020 compared to 48.5 cents per share for the previous corresponding period.


26 January 2021

Change to the board of directors

Johannesburg, South Africa. 26 January 2021. In compliance with paragraph 3.59(b) of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, shareholders are advised that Mr Geoffrey Campbell, independent non-executive chairman of the board of directors of the Company (“Board”), has advised the Company that he does not intend to make himself available for re-election as a member of the Board when his current contract expires on 30 November 2021.