The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, also known as Chairman Wontumi, has revealed his huge discovery of lithium deposits.

In an interview on Asempa FM Ekosii Sen programme Friday, he disclosed that, his company AkosDwomo at Essiam in Mankessim of the Central region has made a lot of progress and has stated drilling as part of the prospecting process.

“We have done a lot of work and the Minerals Commission as well as the Minerals Income Investment Fund is aware of our operations because we apply for the lease and embarked on negotiations,” he said.

Mr Antwi Boasiako said he is proud to be the first local company to start lithium exploration in Ghana.