The Akuapem North Municipal was established in 1988 by Legistrative Instrument (LI) 1430. Until then, it was part of the erstwhile Akuapem District Council which was established in 1975.The Municipality forms part of the twenty six (26) municipal and Districts in the Eastern Region of Ghana. Akropong is the Municipal’s Administrative Capital. The Municipality shares boundaries with Akuiapim South District to the south, to the north with Yilo Krobo Municipal , to the east with Dangme West and to the west with New Juaben Municipal.
The Headmistress of the Akropong School for the Blind, Madam Mahela Narh, has urged Ghanaians to cultivate the spirit of giving, since there was more blessing in giving than receiving. Her call to Ghanaians came on the heels of a donation which included bags of rice, oil and boxes of Indomie instant noodles made by the Delhi Public School (DPS), a Tema-based private school,the recently.
The Okuapemman Association in the US and Canada have presented a special Peace and Unity Honorary Award to Ms Helen Adjoa Ntoso, the Eastern Regional Minister, at its 28th Anniversary Celebration of Odwira and Ohum Festival at Newark, New Jersey.