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Gold Mine Collapse Leaves 38 People Dead in Sudan

Gold Mine Collapse Leaves 38 People Dead in Sudan

Tuesday, 28 December, 2021 - 18:45
A gold mine in the Sudanese desert on October 3, 2011. (Getty Images)

Sudanese authorities said at least 38 people were killed Tuesday when a gold mine collapsed in West Kordofan province.


The country’s state-run mining company said in a statement the collapse took place in a mine in the village of Fuja.


It said there were also injuries without giving a specific tally.


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