Hummingbird Resources has confirmed that it poured first gold at the Yanfolila Gold Mine in southern Mali.
The Company said the first gold pour was achieved on time and on budget.
It is now focussed on completing commissioning and ramping up to commercial production, targeting around 130,000oz of gold in the first full year of operations.
The Company has a current cash position of approximately $40m.
At 1:12pm: (LON:HUM) Hummingbird Resources share price was +0.5p at 36.25p