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.
The Sankore Sub-District of the Brong Ahafo Presbytery has been elevated to a full District status after years of existence at a special ceremony officiated by the Brong Ahafo Presbytery Chairperson Rev. Kwadwo Owusu Sarpong.
In its quest to improve education and help the community raised higher achievers, the Noberkaw Development Fund (NDF) an NGO has instituted a Scholarship Scheme which will benefit brilliant but needy children from Senior High School (SHS) level to Tertiary Institutions.
As part of effort to increased access to Adolescent Reproductive Health Services in the Brong Ahafo region, Institute of Social Research and Development (ISRAD) a local NGO with financial support from UKAid has organized a day’s stakeholder’s forum at Kukuom in the Asunafo South District.