Tano South District is one of the 27 Districts in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. It lies between latitudes 7º00’N and 7º25’ N and between longitudes 1º45 W and 2º15 W. It is bounded on the North and East by the Offinso and Ahafo-Ano South Districts, both in the Ashanti Region. On the South, it is bounded by the Ahafo-Ano North District, also in the Ashanti Region and on its West and South-West by Tano North District Assembly. Bechem is the district capital.
The District has a total land area of 635 square kilometres, which is 1.54 percent of the total land area of the Brong Ahafo Region. The District Strategic Location as the entry point into Brong Ahafo Region from southern Ghana puts it in a unique position to attract tourists if that sector could be well developed.
As part of the Tano South District Directorate of the Department of Social Welfare and Community Developments agenda to educate the masses on the Adolescent Reproductive Health, a one day workshop has been organized for people living with Disabilities in the Tano South District of the Brong Ahafo Region.
The Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hon. Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye has paid a one day working visit to the Tano Sotuh District of the Brong Ahafo Region to interact with Nananoom, District Assembly Staff and Security Agencies on the way forward for the September 2015 version of the National Sanitation Day to be celebrated in the Brong Ahafo Region.