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SEMAFO Provides Notice of First Quarter 2013 Results Release and Conference Call

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 7, 2013) - SEMAFO Inc. (SMF.TO)(SMF.ST) today announced that the Corporation's 2013 first quarter results will be released on Monday, May 13, 2013. The financial statements will be available on the Corporation's website at www.semafo.com or at www.sedar.com.

SEMAFO's senior management will host a conference call to discuss the first quarter financial and operational results, as well as to provide an update on the Corporation's activities.

Conference Call: Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM (EDT)
Tel. local & overseas: +1 (416) 981-9000
Tel. North America: 1 (800) 785-8944

The conference call will be archived for replay until June 3, 2013. To access the archived conference call, please dial 1 (800) 558-5253 and enter pass code 21654601 followed by the number sign (#).

A live audio webcast of the conference will be accessible through SEMAFO's website at www.semafo.com. The webcast will be available for replay for a period of 90 days.


SEMAFO is a Canadian-based mining company with gold production and exploration activities in West Africa. The Corporation currently operates three gold mines: the Mana Mine in Burkina Faso, the Samira Hill Mine in Niger and the Kiniero Mine in Guinea. SEMAFO is committed to evolve in a conscientious manner to become a major player in its geographical area of interest. SEMAFO's strategic focus is to maximize shareholder value by effectively managing its existing assets as well as pursuing organic and strategic growth opportunities.