Gomoa East Districts with its capital Administrative capital Afransi forms part of the new districts and municipalities created last year by the President, J.A Kufuor were inaugurated at their various locations simultanously on the 29th of February 2008.The President by an Executive Instrument (E.I) created 27 new Districts, 4 Municipalities, Upgraded 26 existing Districts and 2 existing Municipalities. The District forms part of twenty (20) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Central Region of Ghana. The District shares Boundaries with the Mother District Gomoa West to the South, to the North with Agona West Municipal, to the West with Assikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District and to the East with Awutu-Senya East District.
Mrs Rachel Nana Adjoa Appoh Opoku, Member of Parliament for Gomoa Central, has made a passionate appeal to the President, to include her constituency in the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme, to help reduce abject poverty in the area.
Former Deputy Minister of Children, Gender and Social Protection has called on the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) to step into the raging controversy between the Ghana Aids Commission and Joyce Dzidzor Mensah.
Gomoa Gyaman in the Gomoa East District in the Central Region is among the first 50 districts to benefit from the government’s programme to construct 200 community senior high schools (SHSs) across the country by 2016.