The Asunafo South District was curved out of the then Asunafo North Muncipal in 2004 by an Act of Parliament through a Legislative Instrument and is the highest Administrative and Political authority within its sphere of influence and jurisdiction.It has kukuom as its capital.
The Asunafo South District shares common boundaries with Asutifi in the North East, Asunafo North District on the North West and Juaboso on the West and Sefwi-Wiaso District in South-West borders.
Nestad Ghana, a Financial Non-Governmental Organisation (FNGO) wholly-owned by a Ghanaian and recognized by the Bank of Ghana to operate as a deposit taking financial NGO is to commence its operations in the Asunafo South District.
The First National Trustee of the Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) Mr Kwame Asamoah- Dwomoh has called on government to as a matter of urgent release its (CLOGSAG) pension trust known as the Hedge Pension Trust Fund which was 100% owned by the association.
The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Asunafo South, Abrahams Atta Bosompem has called on all stakeholders especially those in educational and health institutions to pay vigorous attention to Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (ASRH) issues by providing adequate information and services for them.
The District Social Welfare Officer for Asunafo South Mr Frank Adjei has urged traditional and opinion leaders to help abolish or modernize certain traditional and cultural practices that are hindering development.