Asunafo North Municipal forms the base of the colonial Ahafo District, which was one of the first districts created in the present Brong Ahafo Region and which dates back as far as 1912. The municipal capital is Goaso. The district shares common boundaries with the Asutifi District to the north and east, the Dormaa Municipal to the north-west and the Juabeso Bia and Sefwi Wiawso Districts in the Western Region to the west and south. Asunafo North Municipal is bordered to the south-east by Ashanti Region’s Atwima District.
Municipal Chief Executive for the Asunafo North Municipal Assembly, Alhaji M. Kweku Doku on Wednesday 13, 2013 cut sod for work to begin on the construction of a modern dining hall and kitchen for the Goaso Midwifery Training School.
Alhaji Mohammed Doku who is keenly contesting this year as the President for the National Association of Local Authorities in Ghana (NALAG) says for NALAG to succeed as a tool for decentralization, it must be able to permeate through regional levels and the districts as well.
The Headmaster of Asukese L/A Primary and Junior High School (JHS) in the Asunafo North Municipality, Mr. Roland Naab,has disclosed that lack of good infrastructure is hampering effective teaching and learning in the school.