The Twifo-Ati Mokwa District (formerly Twifo-Heman Lower Denkyira District) with its capital Twifo Praso is one of the 20 Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts Assemblies in the Central Region of Ghana. It has a total land area of 1199km2 and 1,510 settlements. The district also has 8 Area councils and four paramounticies name Hemang, Denkyira, Twifo and Affi Monkwaa. It is located between latitudes 5’50’N and 5’51’ N and Longitudes 1’50W and 1’10’W. it is bounded on the north by the Upper Denkyira East Municipal on the south by the Abura Asebu Kwamankese, Cape Coast and Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem, on the west by the Mpohor Wassa East District and the East by the Assin North Municipal and Assin South District respectively .
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Ahmed Alhassan has ordered investigations into the death of two illegal small scale miners, who drowned in the Pra River following a swoop by a local task force in Twifo Praso in the Central Region last week.
Information available to Ghanadistricts.com has it that Mr. Foster Joseph Andoh Is preparing to hand over the administration of the Twifo-Ati Mokwa District to the confirmed DCE, Mr. Bossman Osei Hyiaman, to manage the affairs of the district.