Sunyani West district with its capital Odumase forms part of the new districts and municipalities created last year by the President, J.A Kufuor were inaugurated at their various locations simultanously on the 29th of February 2008.
The President by an Executive Instrument (E.I) created 27 new Districts, 4 Municipalities, Upgraded 26 existing Districts and 2 existing Municipalities.
All the inaugurated and confirmed MMDAs established are operational with immediate effect hence bringing the total number of MMDAs to 169.
These new creation arose as a result of the large size of some of the then 138 MMDAs which was not one way or the other allowing the government to fully implement its policies of local governance to the benefit of the entire citizenary.
www.ghanadistricts.com in conjunction with this assembly, is in the process of collecting relevant data concerning its location and size; topography and drainage; climate and vegetation; geology and soil; social infrastructure; economy and all that one needs to know about it.
The Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA), on Wednesday organised the Second Regional Learning Alliance Meeting in Sunyani in collaboration with Sustainable Services at Scale (Tripple-S) Project.
Global Media Foundation (GLOMEF), a human rights and media advocacy non-governmental organisation (NGO) on Tuesday honored Mr Kwadwo Nyamekye-Marfo, a former Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister, for his contributions to the growth of the media in the region.
The Parish Priest of Mary Help of Christian Parish at Odumase, Rev. Fr. Peter Savio Kpen-Ana says Ghanaians should see it as a moral and Godly duty in reaching out to “Our brothers and sisters who are in need especially those in the street “.