The Effutu Municipal is situated between latitudes 50 20 north and longitudes 00 25, west and 0037, west on the eastern part of the Central Region Ghana. It is winded and sandwiched by Greater Accra Region and the District (i.e. Ga Rural, Agona and Gomoa).
It is bordered to the north by Agona Municipal the north-east by the West Akim Municipal, to the south by the Gulf of Guinea, to the east Gomoa District , and on the west by the Gomoa District. The Municipal covers an area of 417.3 square kilometers (163 sq miles). Winneba is the administrative capital.
The Central Regional Director of National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Francis Oti Frimpong has appealed to the management of various health facilities in the country to support and provide the full coverage to their clients as contained in the benefits package and contract agreements.
The Member of Parliament for Effutu Constituency, Hon. Alex Afenyo-Markin has entreated the Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E) Candidate in the Municipality to comport themselves through the Examination to ensure that the municipality record incidence free Examination.
About eighty – five percent (85%) of the country’s Out Patients Department (OPD) attendance according to the utilization report are National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) subscribers, a situation that has translated into high claims cost of the Scheme. Mr. Sylvester Mensah has hinted.
Rev. Kwesi Nkum Wilson, a senior lecturer at the Department of psychology and Education of the University of Education Winneba, has called on government to retool existing technical and vocational institutions.