Three key targets of interest have been identified in the Dul Menghi region to date — Menghi, Dul Mountain, and Ashashire, and are the top priorities for the next stages of exploration

Menghi Target (High Priority)

Previous work carried out includes

  • Soil geochemistry and rock sampling
  • Geological mapping
  • Airborne and ground geophysics
  • 18 trenches excavated
  • 10 diamond drill holes — approximately 1,400 metres

Previous work results

  • Significant intersections in the trenches
  • Encouraging intersections in DD holes

Current & future work

  • Data capture in GIS format — Completed
  • Data field validation — In progress
  • Structural mapping — Ongoing
  • High-resolution airborne geophysics — H2 2012
  • Data integration and interpretation — Ongoing
  • Target testing by drilling — To start Q2 2013
  • Resources evaluation — 2013

Artisanal gold digging in the Menghi area, Ethiopia
Artisanal gold digging in Menghi area

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