The Berekum Municipal Assembly was established by LI 1856.It is one of the 27 District Assemblies in the Bron-ahafo Region and has its capital as Techiman.
The district lies between longitudes 10 70 W and 10 35 E and latitudes 70 10 N and 60 75 S.
The municipal shares a common boundaries with the Wenchi municipal and Techiman North Assembly in the North, the Sunyani Municipal and Offinso North Assembly in the South, Nkoranza South District Assembly in the East and the Tain District Assembly from the west.
Abono Organic Farming project (ABOFAP), an NGO based in the Brong Ahafo Region in partnership with CARE, an International NGO based in the country is implementing “The Bank on Change” (BOC) Project in Techiman and Tuobodom to addressing youth unemployment and to empower the youth in financial management.
The chiefs and people of Techiman Traditional Area in the Techiman Municipality in the Bring Ahafo Region have celebrated their Annual Apoo Festival this year in a grand style, with the King of Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Area, Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II as the special guest of honour.