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Appointment of Independent Non-Executive director

In compliance with Rule 3.59 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, DRDGOLD is pleased to announce that, with effect from Friday 14 December 2007, Tandiwe Njobe has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company.

In compliance with Rule 3.59 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, DRDGOLD is pleased to announce that, with effect from Friday 14 December 2007, Tandiwe Njobe has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company.

Ms Njobe holds a Master’s Degree in applied economics with experience in both quantitative and qualitative analyses, which have been used to inform evaluations of business and social development programs in South Africa and the United States. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics.Ms Njobe currently holds the position of Senior Manager in the Acquisition Finance Group at Standard Bank of South Africa Limited. She is responsible for developing and implementing a business plan to grow the Acquisition Finance Group into sub-Saharan Africa.

Her most recent roles and experience include the following:

  • Senior Associate positions in Global Markets Debt and Equities Research at Deutsche Bank;
  • Senior Analyst at ABT Associates Inc, Cambridge MA, USA; and
  • various research papers and national presentations on topics including economic policy and the impact of HIV/AIDS.

DRDGOLD looks forward to the contribution that her research and investment banking experience will bring to the board.

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