- Chairman Wontumi revealed that his gold necklace cost him $200,000
- He added that his wristwatch is composed of both gold and diamond parts, and it cost him $120,000
- He dismissed the allegation that he is involved in illegal mining, popularly known as 'galamsey'
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Bernard Antwi-Boasiako, popularly referred to as Chairman Wontumi, is the Ashanti regional chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
In an interview with Kwaku Sintim-Misa (KSM), Chairman Wontumi disclosed that he owns a gold chain worth $200,000.
According to him, the chained is called “Wontumi”.
He also added that his wristwatch, which has both gold and diamond components, cost him $120,000.
The politician, who is also a businessman , also revealed that he has over a 100 houses in the Ashanti region alone.
He is generally known as a mogul in the mining industry, but dispelled the notion that he is involved in illegal mining.
“It is not galamsey. I have worked in the mining sector before. I had a large scale mining organization" he stated.
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