Den Amstel miner dies in pit collapse

A 33-year-old miner died on Saturday afternoon after a mining pit collapsed at Warrenbu, North West District.

Seckou Adams of Old Road, Den Amstel, a former Disc Jockey, worked at the Warrenbu mining location as a miner for five  years  and would have celebrated his 34th birthday yesterday, according to his mother, Olive Adams. Adams said that the incident happened around 4:00 pm on Saturday afternoon.

The body is at the Port Kaituma Hospital Mortuary awaiting a …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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