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Hon. Kwaku Afrifa Yamoah Ponko
Ejisu-Juaben Municipal


Ejisu-Juaben Municipal is one of the 30 administrative and political Districts in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The Municipal is known globally for its rich cultural heritage and tourists attractions notably the booming kente weaving industry. The Municipal stretches over an area of 637.2 km2 constituting about 10% of the entire Ashanti Region and with Ejisu as its capital. Currently it has four urban settlements namely, Ejisu, Juaben, Besease and Bonwire.

The Municipal is located in the central part of the Ashanti Region and provides enormous opportunity for creating an inland port for Ghana to serve northern section of the country. It lies within Latitude 1° 15’ N and 1 ° 45’ N and Longitude 6° 15’W and 7° 00’W. Ejisu-Juaben Municipal shares boundaries with six (6) other Districts in the Region.

To the North East and North West of the Municipal are Sekyere East and Kwabre East Districts respectively, to the South are Bosomtwe and Asante-Akim South Districts, to the East is the Asante-Akim North Municipal and to the West is the Kumasi Metropolitan.



 news in this district
  • E.Juaben: Achinakrom SHS gets new Board of Governors

    The re-constituted Board of Governors for the Achinakrom Senior High School (SHS) in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality have been inaugurated with a call on it not to do anything that could put it on a collision course with the school’s head.

  • EJISU J: Help us raise more revenue- MCE urges Assembly Members

    The Municipal Chief Executive for Ejisu-Juaben, Mr Kwaku Afrifa Yamoah-Ponko has called on assembly members to assist management of the Assembly to find new ways of generating revenue instead of the over-reliance on the District Assemblies’ Fund whose disbursement often takes a long time to come.

  • EJISU: Juaben Gov’t Hospital gets emergency block

    The Municipal Chief Executive for Ejisu-Juaben, Mr Afrifa Yamoah Ponkoh has cut the sod for the construction of an emergency block for Juaben Government Hospital and 14- seater water closet toilet facilities at Adumakai, Adumasa and Ejisu-zongo respectively in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality of the Ashanti Region.

  • EJISU-JUABEN: MCE fumed over pornography act by children

    The Municipal Chief Executive for Ejisu-Juaben in the Ashanti Region, Mr. Afrifa Yamoah Ponko has made it known that his assembly is very fumed by the trend of pornography act by children in the area.

  • EJISU: Design product to help petty traders - MCE tells banks

    Mr Kwaku Afrifa Yamoah Ponkoh, Ejisu-Juaben Municipal Chief Executive, has appealed to Ghanaian indigenous commercial banks to develop products and services that would meet the needs and aspirations of petty traders and craftsmen in the various communities.



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