Asanko Gold Inc.

Asanko Gold Inc.

June 19, 2014 17:46 ET

Asanko Gold AGM Results

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 19, 2014) - Asanko Gold Inc. ("Asanko" or the "Company") (TSX:AKG)(NYSE MKT:AKG) announces the voting results from its 2014 Annual General Meeting held today in Vancouver, British Columbia.

  1. The shareholders approved setting the number of directors at seven. Shares voted in person and proxies received represented 112,176,708 votes for and 567,818 votes against.
  2. The following directors were elected at the Meeting:
Shawn Wallace 95,372,376 Nil 3,057,236
Gordon Fretwell 93,868,536 Nil 4,561,075
Colin Steyn 98,244,993 Nil 184,619
Marcel de Groot 94,643,104 Nil 3,786,508
Peter Bradford 94,528,742 Nil 3,900,871
Peter Breese 96,305,857 Nil 2,123,754
Michael Price 98,209,877 Nil 219,735
  1. KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants, were appointed auditor of the Company. Shares voted in person and proxies received represented 112,315,495 votes for and 564,818 votes withheld.
  2. The shareholders approved the continuation of the Company's Stock Option Plan. Shares voted in person and proxies received, represented 91,871,964 votes for and 6,557,647 votes against.

Detailed voting results for the 2014 Annual General Meeting are available on SEDAR at

About Asanko Gold Inc.

Asanko's vision is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all its stakeholders. Asanko's flagship project is the fully financed, multi-million ounce Asanko Gold Mine Project located in Ghana, West Africa.

Asanko is managed by highly skilled and successful technical, operational and financial professionals. The Company is strongly committed to the highest standards for environmental management, social responsibility, and health and safety for its employees and neighbouring communities.

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