Regional Geology

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The Kobada Gold Project lies on the western limb of the Man Shield. The Man Shield consists of Birimian Greenstone Belts and Proterozoic granites. It is host to a number of significant gold deposits including:

  • Siguiri 4.9 Moz, 84km west;
  • Kalana 1.5 Moz, 105km ssw;
  • Morila 5.9 Moz, 187km east;
  • Syama 5.2 Moz, 290km ese.

All of these existing mines are located in Birimian Greenstone Belts similar to Kobada.