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Dealings in securities by a director

In compliance with paragraph 3.63 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, the following information regarding transactions by a director of DRDGOLD is disclosed.

In compliance with paragraph 3.63 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements (“Listings Requirements”), the following information regarding transactions by a director of DRDGOLD is disclosed:

Name of director: Mr Niel Pretorius
Name of company of which he is a director: DRDGOLD
Date on which transactions were effected: 7 March 2013
Nature of transaction: Purchase
Class of security: Ordinary shares
Number of ordinary shares: 7 066
Price per security: R6.34
Total value of transaction: R44 798.44
Nature of transaction: Purchase
Class of security: Ordinary shares
Number of ordinary shares: 17 823
Price per security: R6.35
Total value of transaction: R113 176.05
Nature of transaction: Purchase
Class of security: Ordinary shares
Number of ordinary shares: 111
Price per security: R6.37
Total value of transaction: R707.07
Nature of director’s interest: Direct beneficial
Confirmation of on-market or off-market: On-market

In compliance with paragraph 3.66 of the Listings Requirements, prior clearance to deal in the above securities was obtained from the Chairman of the Board. The above trade was completed outside of a closed period.

Roodepoort
8 March 2013

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