The Cape Coast Metropolitan is also home to the regional capital of Central Region. The Metropolitan forms part of the Twenty (20) Mertopolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Central Region of Ghana.
The Metropolitan is bounded on the south by the Gulf of Guinea, west by Komenda / Edina / Eguafo /Abrem Municipal, east by the Abura/Asebu/Kwamankese District and north by the Twifu/Hemang/Lower Denkyira District.
The Metropolis covers an area of 122 square kilometers and is the smallest metropolis in the country. The Administrative capital is Cape Coast.
A Cape Coast Circuit Court has struck out an application for contempt filed against the Central Regional Minister, Mr Aquinas Tawiah Quansah and three others in relation to the demolishing of the old Kotokuraba market.
Mr. Clement Adu Twum, a Ghanaian Information and Communication Technology (ICT) consultant, based in the Netherlands, has donated ultra-modern ICT and medical equipment, worth over 800,000 Euros to the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital (CCTH), to help improve healthcare delivery at the facility.
Though the Electoral Commission is currently making efforts to get a new CI prepared before Parliament to enable it organize the District Assembly Elections soon, some assembly members are still not comfortable with the present happenings.