SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of May 2016
Commission File Number 001-12284
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
150 King Street West
(Address of principal executive office)
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INCORPORATION BY REFERENCE
This Report on Form 6-K is incorporated by reference in the Registration Statements on Form S-8 of the Registrant, as each may be amended from time to time (File Nos. 333-105820, 333-105821, 333-118958, 333-169047 and 333-175542), and Form F-10, as may be amended from time to time (File No. 333-196906), to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed by us under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, in each case as amended.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: May 2, 2016
|GOLDEN STAR RESOURCES LTD.|
|By:||/s/ André van Niekerk|
|André van Niekerk|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
|Exhibit No.||Description of Exhibit|
|99.1||Underwriting Agreement between Golden Star Resources Ltd. and BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. dated May 2, 2016|