Ashaiman municipal with its Administrative capital Ashaiman forms part of the new districts and municipalities created last year by the President, J.A Kufuor were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on the 29th of February 2008. The President by an Executive Instrument (E.I) created 27 new Districts, 4 Municipalities, Upgraded 26 existing Districts and 2 existing Municipalities.
The Ashaiman Municipal forms part of the sixteen Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region.
The Municipality shares boundaries with Tema Metropolitan to the East, Ledzokuku-Krowor Municipal to the South, Adentan Municipal to the North and to the West with La-Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal. The Municipality forms part of the sixteen (16) Metropolis, municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region.
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has organised a health walk in the Ashiaman Municipality to end gender-based violence against women and promote sexual reproductive rights in the country.
Mr Ibrahim Baidoo, Ashaiman Municipal Chief Executive, says the assembly would endeavour to complete the pilot street naming and property numbering on schedule for it to be replicated in other areas within the Municipality.