Gold mining in Kenya

A picture made available on 09 March 2016 shows a miner taking a short break before going deeper down the mine extract gold-containing ores, about 50 meters deep from the surface, at a gold mining site in Osiri, Migori county, western Kenya, 01 March 2016. The recent explorations conducted by the government and private companies are said to have revealed large gold deposits in western Kenya, which could lead to the large-scale commercial mining that could put Kenya on the map of the top gold producers in Africa. EPA/DAI KUROKAWA