Wa Municipal located in the southeastern part of the Upper West region. The capital is Wa. The municipal shares boundaries with Nadowli District to the north,the East, with Wa East . The municipal also Shares borders with Wa west to the West. It has a landmass of about 1,078km², which lies between latitudes 9º 55”n and 10º 25”n and longitude 1º 10”w and 2º 5”w.The municipal assembly also shares boundaries with sawla-tuna-kalba districts to the south.
The Wa Municipal Assembly has generated 6,721,295.43 Ghana cedis out of 8,957,452.00 Ghana cedis it budgeted for the year, representing 75.03 per cent.
Alhaji Amidu Sulemana, Upper West Regional Minister, has urged the people of Nimoro and Fielmuo communities in the Sissala West District, to seek peace at all times and co-exist peacefully.
The Wa Municipal Parent Teachers Association/School Management Committee (PTA/SMC) Coalition has held an education development forum to address challenges impeding the delivery of quality basic education in the municipality.
Construction works on a police headquarters in Wa would commence this month to help improve police efficiency, Alhaji Amidu Sulemana, Upper West Regional Minister, said.
Stakeholders in education in the Upper West Region have expressed disappointment at the poor performance of students in examinations in recent times.