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.
Staff of Global Solutions Limited, an IT-service company with presence in Accra, has gone to the aid of the Countryside Children’s Welfare Home -- a shelter for orphans in the Central Region -- by providing it with assorted household provisions to help in the home’s daily running.
Stakeholders of a multi-sectoral committee on child protection in the Central Region, have pledged to make child protection issues their topmost priority, and have called on right holders and duty bearers to do same.
Authorities of the Moree Secondary/Technical School near Cape Coast, have made an urgent appeal to the central government and corporate bodies, to help address the inadequate infrastructure facing the institution.
A surveillance system to track and monitor fisher folks in Central Region, who fish along Ebola affected countries in West Africa, has been instituted by Ghana Health Service (GHS) in collaboration with its partners.