Asanko Gold Inc. (Asanko) is a Canada-based exploration-stage mining company. The Company�s focus is on near-term gold production through the development of its Asanko Gold Mine (AGM), in Ghana, West Africa. The Company�s Asanko Gold Mine, located in Ghana, West Africa, is being developed in phases. It is wholly owned by Asanko, with a 10% free carried interest held by the Government of Ghana. The AGM�s global resource base is 7.9 million ounces (Moz) of measured and indicated resources, including 4.9 Moz of proven and probable reserves, as of November 21, 2014. The Phase 1 of development involves mining the Nkran pit and four satellite deposits, Abore, Asuadai, Dynamite Hill and Adubiaso. In all, the AGM consists of six open pit deposits, including the Esaase deposit.