Fatality at Zondereinde

Johannesburg, Friday 3 June 2011. Northam Platinum Limited (JSE:NHM) regrets to announce that an employee at its Zondereinde Division, who was injured while engaged in water jet cleaning operations underground on 27 May 2011, has died.

Investigations into the cause of the incident are under way.

The name of the employee who died will be withheld until next of kin have been informed.

Queries: James Duncan
Russell & Associates
011 880-3924