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COMMENCEMENT OF CONTRACT MINING OPERATIONS AT OENA DIAMOND MINE

Download as PDF please see pdf for larger images VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 13 JUNE 2022 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to announce that Oryx Mining (Pty) Ltd (“Oryx”) has commenced diamond mining operations at Oena Diamond Mine (“Oena”), South Africa. Oena will be operated 23 hours a day, 6 days a week with total head feed capacity of 200 tonnes per hour to a desanding screen which feeds to an 18-foot pan plant. Concentrate produced from the pan plant will be transferred securely to a high security processing facility where diamonds
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APPOINTMENT OF NEW CONTRACT MINER AT OENA DIAMOND MINE, APPOINTMENT OF CEO OF AFRICAN STAR MINERALS (PTY) LTD. AND OENA DIAMOND SALES

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 19 April 2022 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to announce that African Star Minerals (Pty) Ltd. (“ASM”), the Company’s 43% owned subsidiary, has entered into a Contract Mining and Diamond Recovery Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Oryx Mining (Pty) Ltd (“Oryx”) at Oena Diamond Mine (“Oena”), South Africa. Oryx, at its own cost and expense, will provide and maintain all the Plant and Equipment as required to perform the Mining Services. The diamonds produced by Oryx will be sold via a designated Tender Facility in South
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OENA DIAMOND SALES – Q2 2022 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 22 February 2022 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 December 2021 to 28 February 2022 (Q2 2022) on Oena Diamond Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q2 2022 continued with one mining contractor on site processing run of mine (“ROM”) material. Production during Q2 was reduced due to a scheduled shutdown of approximately 1 month during the holidays in
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OENA DIAMOND SALES – Q1 2022 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 2 December 2021 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 September 2021 to 30 November 2021 (Q1 2022) on Oena Diamond Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine was limited during Q1 2022 with one mining contractor on site processing both run of mine (“ROM”) material and pan tailings and bantam material (“Tailings”). One Bourevestnik (“BVX”) unit is used for diamond recovery.
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OENA DIAMOND SALES – Q4 2021 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 8 October 2021 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 June 2021 to 31 August 2021 (Q3 2021) on Oena Diamond Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q4 2021 operated with one mining contractor on site with four pan plants to process run of mine (“ROM”) material and one Bourevestnik (“BVX”) unit used for diamond recovery. Mining and processing of
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OENA DIAMOND SALES – Q3 2021 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 28 June 2021 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 March 2021 to 30 May 2021 (Q3 2021) on Oena Diamond Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q3 2021 operated with one mining contractor on site with four pan plants to process run of mine (“ROM”) material and one Bourevestnik (“BVX”) unit used for diamond recovery. Mining and processing of
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OENA AND FARM KAREEPAN DIAMOND SALES – Q2 2021 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 30 March 2021 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 December 2020 to 28 February 2021 (Q2 2021) on Oena Diamond Mine and Farm Kareepan Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q1 2021 operated at 38% of capacity due to holiday related breaks, COVID related matters and extremely high water in the Orange River which prevented access to the Sandberg
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SOUTHSTONE REPORTS RESIGNATION OF DIRECTOR

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 14 January 2021 – Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) announces that Kevin Gallagher has resigned as a director, effective immediately.  The Board wishes to thank Mr. Gallagher for his many valuable contributions to the Company during his tenure as a director since his appointment in 2014 and wishes him well in the future. BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF SOUTHSTONE MINERALS LIMITED info@southstoneminerals.com Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy
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OENA AND FARM KAREEPAN DIAMOND SALES – Q1 2021 REPORT

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 14 December 2020 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 September 2020 to 30 November 2020 (Q1 2021) on Oena Diamond Mine and Farm Kareepan Mine located in the Republic of South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q1 2021 operated normally. There is one mining contractor on site using four (4) pan plants to process run of mine (“ROM”) material and one Bourevestnik (“BVX”) unit used
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Q4 2020 OPERATIONAL UPDATE, RECOVERY OF A 63.88 CARAT DIAMOND AT OENA AND JOINT VENTURE WITH GUMROCK MINING

Download as PDF VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — 5 October 2020 — Southstone Minerals Limited (“Southstone” or the “Company”) (TSX.V – SML) is pleased to provide a production and operational update for the period 1 June 2020 to 31 August 2020 (Q4 2020) on its project portfolio located in South Africa. Oena Diamond Mine, Republic of South Africa Production at the Oena Diamond Mine during Q4, 2020 operated normally and during the period a 63.88 carat diamond, the largest diamond recovered by Southstone, was recovered. In addition, a 42.06 carat and 31.14 carat diamond were recovered and sold. There is one
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