The Asokore Municipal Assembly was carved out of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly and was thus created as a result of the implementation of the Decentralization Programme on June 29th, 2012. The Municipality was established by Legislative Instrument, (L.I) 2112.
The Municipality covers a total land area of 23.91 km2 and it is located to the North-Eastern part of the Kumasi Metropolis. The assembly shares boundaries with Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) to the East, South and West, Kwabre East Municipal to the North-West and Ejisu-Juabeng Municipal Assembly to the South-East. Although a small land size, the Municipality has a population of 304,815 (PHC, 2010) with 10 electoral areas namely; Aboabo No.1, Aboabo No.2, Adukrom, Akurem, Asokore Mampong, Sawaba, Asawasi, New Zongo, Sepe-Tinpom and Akwatialine Electoral Areas.
To help improve on working standards and better service delivery at the work place, staff of the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly have been taken through the Local Governments Service code of conduct.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) Hon. Nurudeen Hamidan and Member of Parliament (MP) for Asawase constituency Hon .Muntaka Mohammed Mubarak have together commissioned a renovated one-storey classroom block and a modern library facility at Sepe-Timpom M/A Junior High School in the Asokore Mampong Municipality.
The Ministry of Water Resource, Works and Housing led by the sector minister, Dr Kweku Agyemang Mensah has handed over the Asokore Mampong Affordable Housing Project to the Management of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) for completion.
The majority chief whip and Member of Parliament for the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly, Hon Mohammed Mubarak Muntaka has cut the sod for the commissioning of the Ansarul Sunna School at Sawaba a suburb in the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly.