The Upper Denkyira West District is one of the twenty (20) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Central Region of Ghana. The Administrative Capital of the District is Diaso. The District Shares Boundaries with Upper Denkyira East Municipal to the South, to the North with Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai, to the the East with Amansie West and to the West with Wassa-Amenfi West.
The Authorities of St. Mark Hospital, has appealed to the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) to rescind its verdict to suspend the medical facility from the National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS), saying the decision was ill- informed.
The Upper Denkyira West District Chief Executive,Mr Ackah Yankey has announced that by the end of December 2009 contract will be awarded for the construction of the Assembly’s administration block and residential buildings.
A circuit court at Dunkwa-On-Offin, has remanded Kwasi Obeng, a hunter into prison custody for allegedly shooting and killing John Kwasi Mensah, a 40-year-old farmer, at Diaso in the Upper Denkyira West District.