Golden Star Announces Election of Directors

TORONTO, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE MKT: GSS; TSX: GSC; GSE: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") today announced that all of the nominee directors listed in the Company's management information circular dated March 14, 2016, were elected as directors of the Company. The vote was conducted at the Company's annual general and special meeting of shareholders held on May 5, 2016. The results of the vote are set out below:

Nominee


Votes For

Votes
Withheld

Percentage
of Votes
For

Percentage
of Votes
Withheld

Timothy C. Baker


66,628,575

1,238,471

98.18%

1.82%

Samuel T. Coetzer


66,794,260

1,072,786

98.42%

1.58%

Anu Dhir


66,916,265

950,781

98.60%

1.40%

Robert E. Doyle


66,819,074

1,047,972

98.46%

1.54%

Tony Alan Jensen


65,869,833

1,997,213

97.06%

2.94%

Daniel Owiredu


66,842,752

1,024,294

98.49%

1.51%

Craig J. Nelsen


67,063,850

803,196

98.82%

1.18%

William L. Yeates


66,866,732

1,000,314

98.53%

1.47%

 

Company Profile
Golden Star is an established gold mining company that owns and operates the Wassa and Prestea mines situated on the prolific Ashanti Gold Belt in western Ghana, Africa.

SOURCE Golden Star Resources Ltd.

For further information: Lisa Doddridge, Vice President, Investor Relations & Corporate Affairs, 416-583-3800, investor@gsr.com

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