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Fatality at Bokoni Mine’s Brakfontein shaft

14 January 2016

January 14, 2016 - Atlatsa Resources Corporation (“Atlatsa” or the “Company”) (TSX: ATL; JSE: ATL) deeply regrets to report the death of Mr Kganki Nicholas Kupa at Bokoni Platinum Mines Proprietary Limited (“Bokoni Mine”). Mr Kupa was employed as a scraper winch operator at the Brakfontein shaft. Bokoni Mine management, the South African Police Service and the Department of Mineral Resources are investigating the fatal incident. Whilst the investigation is ongoing, operations at the affected section of the Brakfontein shaft have been suspended. Other operations at Bokoni Mine remain unaffected.

The Atlatsa board of directors, management and Mr Kupa’s colleagues extend their condolences to his family and friends.

Safety remains of paramount importance to Atlatsa and the Company continues to instill the principle of zero harm at all its operations.


On behalf of Atlatsa Resources

Prudence Lebina
Head of Investor Relations
Office: +27 11 779 6800

Russell and Associates

Pam McLeod
Office: +27 11 880 3924

One Capital Sponsor Services Proprietary Limited

Kathy Saunders
Office: +27 11 550 5010