The Dormaa Municipal is located at the Western part of the Brong Ahafo Region. It lies within longitudes 3o West and 3o 30’ West and latitudes 7o North and 7o 30’ North. (Figure1). Jaman and Berekum Municipal bound the district on the north, on the east by the Sunyani Municipal, in the South and southeast by Asunafo and Asutifi Districts respectively, in the southwest by Western Region and in the West and northwest by la Cote d’Ivoire (see Figure 2). The Municipal Capital is Dormaa Ahenkro, located about 80 kilometres west of the regional capital, Sunyani.
Barimah Yeboah Kordie, the Aduanahene of the Dormaa Traditional Area, was on Monday elected as the Presiding Member for the Dormaa Municipal Assembly after the Assembly had failed to break the deadlock in unsuccessful attempts a few weeks after its inauguration.