La-Nkwantanang-Madina with its Administrative capital Madina was carved from Ga East 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 Municipality forms part of sixteen (16) Metropolis, municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region. The municipality shares boundaries with Ga West Municipal to the west, Adentan Municipal to the east, to the North with Ga East Municipal to the North and to the south with Accra Metropolitan.
Educational Institutions in the La Nkwantanan Municipality are to see some improvement in school infrastructure and logistics following the assembly’s commitment to focus on investing and improving the education sector in the municipality.
The Municipal Coordinating Director of the La Nkwantanan/Madina Municipal Assembly, Dramani Saaka has disclosed that the assembly is looking forward to completing all uncompleted development projects that were inherited from the Ga East Municipal Assembly from which LaNMA was curved.