Kpone Katamanso with its Administrative capital Kpone was carved from Tema Metropolitan and forms part of the new districts and municipalities created in the year 2012 and were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on the 28th June, 2012. The President H.E. J.E.A Mills, by an Executive Instrument (E.I) created 46 new Districts. All the inaugurated and confirmed MMDAs established are operational with immediate effect hence bringing the total number of MMDAs to 216. The district forms part of sixteen (16) Metropolis, municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region. The District shares boundaries with Tema metropolitan to the west. Ningo-Prampram District to the east and Dangme West District to the North.
With an interest of helping to bring healthcare to the doorsteps of residents, Okunor Jonathan, Assemmblyan for Hebron Electoral Area in the Kpone-Katamanso District, has spearheaded a health clinic project situated at Bawaleshie.
Alhaji Antieye Tetteh, Kpone-Katamanso District Chief Executive Officer, has called on the people of Kpone to celebrate this year’s Homowo festival in unity irrespective of their political and religious affiliations.
Construction work on the 220 mega watts Kpone Thermal Power Pant (KTPP) project began on Tuesday. The project, expected to be commissioned in 2015, forms part of efforts by the government and the Volta River Authority (VR) to address the perennial power crises in the country.