The Atwima Mponua District is located in the south-western part of the Ashanti Region covering an area of approximately 894.15 square kilometers with Nyinahin as its capital. It lies between longitude 2o00’W and 2*32’W and latitude 6o32’N and 6o75’N. The District shares boundary with eight Districts, principally in the South with the Amansie West District, Ahafo Ano South to the north, Atwima Nwabiagya in the East and Bibiani – Anwhiaso – Bekwai District of the Western Region.
The Atwima-Mponua District Health Directorate has intensified its efforts at bringing down the high incidence of teenage pregnancy through carefully-coordinated and targeted reproductive health education campaign.
Dr Bernard Otabil, General Manager of Ghana News Agency (GNA), has urged closer collaboration between the media and district assemblies, to direct more attention to the complex set of development challenges, people are confronted with.