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DRDGold has 41 programmes to take mine communities out of poverty

Surface gold recovery company DRDGold, which on Wednesday continued its uninterrupted 15-year run of dividend paying, highlighted its R100-milllion-plus half-year contribution to the fiscus in income tax as an important current underpin of social systems that are helping the country to avoid abject poverty. DRDGold CEO Niël Pretorius described current government social expenditure as “one of the most important things that is happening in South Africa” to keep abject poverty at bay during these tough and changing economic times. (Also watch attached Creamer Media video.)

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