DRDGOLD LIMITED (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) (Registration number: 1895/000926/06) ISIN: ZAE000058723 JSE & A2X share code: DRD NYSE trading symbol: DRD ("DRDGOLD" or the "Company") AVAILABILITY OF THE BROAD-BASED BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT ANNUAL COMPLIANCE REPORT AND DEALINGS IN SECURITIES – ACCEPTANCE OF AWARDS Availability of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Annual Compliance Report Shareholders of DRDGOLD ("Shareholders") are advised that the Company's annual compliance report prepared pursuant to section 13G(2) of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, No. 53 of 2003, as amended, is available on the Company's website at: https://www.drdgold.com/downloads/send/124-2023/317-bee-certificate-november-2023 Dealings in Securities – Acceptance of Awards Shareholders are further advised that in terms of the equity settled long-term incentive scheme ("LTI Scheme"), as approved by Shareholders on 2 December 2019, qualifying employees are awarded conditional shares on an annual basis, comprising performance shares (80% of the total conditional shares awarded) and retention shares (20% of the total conditional shares awarded) ("Awards"). Awards vest 3 years after the grant date, subject to the rules of the LTI Scheme, including certain performance conditions being met, and will be settled in the form of DRDGOLD ordinary shares ("DRDGOLD Shares") at a zero-exercise price. DRDGOLD hereby advises Shareholders of the following acceptances of Awards by directors, prescribed officers and the company secretary of DRDGOLD and directors of its major subsidiaries: Nature of transactions: Acceptance of Awards Class of securities: Conditional shares, comprising 80% performance shares and 20% retention shares, which will be settled in DRDGOLD Shares upon vesting, in accordance with the rules of the LTI Scheme Date of acceptance of Awards: 31 October 2023 Vesting date: 25 October 2026 Strike price: Rnil Nature and extent of interest: Direct beneficial Transactions completed: Off-market Company Name Number of conditional Deemed value* shares of transaction Directors Niël Pretorius DRDGOLD 436 959 R7 380 237.51 Riaan Davel DRDGOLD 232 624 R3 929 019.36 Henry Gouws Ergo Mining 148 600 R2 509 854.00 Proprietary Limited ("Ergo") Mark Burrell Ergo 98 487 R1 663 445.43 Henriette Hooijer Far West Gold 84 025 R1 419 182.25 Recoveries Proprietary Limited ("FWGR") Kevin Kruger FWGR 123 049 R2 078 297.61 Prescribed officer Jaco Schoeman DRDGOLD 232 624 R3 929 019.36 Prescribed officer / company secretary Kgomotso Mbanyele DRDGOLD 29 585 R499 690.65 *Based on the closing DRDGOLD Share price on the grant date, being R16.89 on 25 October 2023 In compliance with paragraph 3.66 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, prior clearance was obtained from the chairman of the board of directors of DRDGOLD. Johannesburg 1 November 2023 Sponsor One Capital Date: 01-11-2023 04:45:00 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited ('JSE'). The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on, information disseminated through SENS.