The Birim South District is one of the newly created Administrative Districts in the eastern region of Ghana Carved out of the former Birim South District now Birim Central Municipal as part of the government’s decentralization programme. Akim Swedru is the District capital. The District covers an estimated land area of 299.50sqkm. The District shares boundaries with Birim Central in the North-east, Assin North (West) and Asikuma Odoben-Brakwa and Agona to the South.
Assembly Members in the Birim South District in the Eastern Region will today Thursday 11 June, 2013 decide the fate of Nana Baffuor Takyi, who has been reappointed by President Mahama as the District Chief Executive.