General People living next to Johannesburg tailings dumps suffer from respiratory ailments‚ NGO study finds Communities living in the shadows of Johannesburg's infamous mine dumps are at greater risk of respiratory illnesses than those residing in the city's leafy northern suburbs‚ a new study by the Bench Marks Foundation has found.
Yatela Gold Mine, Mali. Yatela is an open-pit gold mine located 50km south-west of the city of Kayes in Mali. Sadiola Gold Mine, Mali. The Sadiola Mine is an open pit gold mine which has been operating since 1996 in Kayes, the capital region of Mali.