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.
The Asokore Mampong Municipal Chief Executive, Alhaji Nurudeen Hamidan has disclosed that plans are far advanced to set up an ultra modern hospital in the municipality to handle special cases and also assist the already existing health facilities in the municipality.
The Member of Parliament for Asawase constituency Hon. Muntaka Mohammed Mubarak and the Municipal Chief Executive of Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly, Hon. Nurudeen Hamidan commissioned a 6- unit classroom block at Asawase and a renovated middle (B) JHS school at Aboabo.
The Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly has rewarded two communities within the municipality with street lights for being first on the chat during the end of year property rate assessment by the municipal revenue department.