Ga Central Municipal with its capital Sowutuom was carved from Ga South Municipal 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 District shares boundaries with Ga South municipal, Ga West municipal and Accra Metropolitan respectively.
In a bid to improve teaching and learning in the area, the Ga Central Municipal Assembly is putting up a modern four unit classroom block with ancillary facilities for the pupils of Anyaa Experimental.
The Ga Central Municipal Assembly has spent part of proceeds from its share of the District Development fund (DDF) to complete a two storey six unit classroom block for pupils of Odogonnor Primary and Junior High School.