Berekum Municipal came into existence as a semiautonomous spatial unit by virtue of the decentralization policy adopted by the Government in 1988. Geographically, the Municipality can be located in the Western part of Ghana in the Brong-Ahafo Region. It lies between latitude 7’15’ South and 8.00’ North and longitudes 2’25’ East and 2’50’ West.
The Municipality shares boundaries with Wenchi Municipal and Jaman District to the Northeast and Northwest respectively, Dormaa Municipal to the South and Sunyani District to the East.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Berekum in the Brong Ahafo Region, Mr. Opoku Boakye-Yiadom will has commissioned and handover a newly constructed three -unit classroom block for pupils Senase Methodist Junior High School in the district.
Work is nearing completion on a new Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound at Kyereyawkrom in the Berekum Municipality, Chief Executive for the area, Mr. Opoku Boakye-Yiadom has disclosed.