Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District is one of the twenty (20) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Central Region of Ghana, located in the north-central portion of the Central Region of Ghana. The district was curved out of the former Breman-Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam District, in 1989. The Administrative capital is Breman Asikuma. The District covers a geographical area of 884.84 square kilometers. The District shares boundaries with Agona East Distirct to the north east. Agona West municipal to the south- east, to the west with Assin South District and Assin North Municipal, to the south with Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam District and to the north with Birim South District in the Eastern Region.
The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD), Hon Kwadwo Oppong Ofosu has advised communities to develop ways of identifying and taking sole responsibility of their own developmental needs and using support from the various transfers of resources to ensure sustainable developments as part of effort in strengthening capacity building.