Ada West District with its Administrative capital Sege was carved from Dangme 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 District Shares boundaries with Central Tongu District in the Volta Region to the North, the mother District Dangme East to the East, Ningo Prampram to the West and to the south with the Gulf of Guinea. Ada West forms part of sixteen (16) Metropolitan .Municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region.
About two hundred and Sixty Five (265) teenage pregnancies were recorded in the Ada West District in the Greater Accra Region in year 2014, Public Health Nurse for the district, Mrs. Cecilia Arthur has disclosed.
Mr Yao Anthony Klokpah, Ada West District Chief Executive, has asked farmers and fishermen to use the approved chemicals in their vocations so that the food and fish they produce do not harm the public.
Nana Oye Lithur, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday supervised payment of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) stipends to beneficiaries in the Ada East District of the Greater Accra Region.