Yilo Krobo Municipal District Assembly forms part of the twenty six (26) Municipalities and Districts in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
It covers a total estimated surface area of 1,201 square kilometers of the total area of Eastern Region.
The Administrative capital of the Municipal is Somanya. The Municipal shares boundaries with New Juaben Municipal and Akwapem Norh District to the west respectively,to the east with Lower Manya Krobo District,to the north with Fanteakwa Districts and to the south with Dangme West District.
In an attempt to boost agriculture and increase crop yields in the Krobo area, farmers in Poponya and Kponokle; both rural areas in the Yilo Krobo Municipality , will soon be benefitting from two irrigation facilities to enhance their farming systems.
The office of the member of parliament for the yilo krobo constituency in collaboration with the yilo krobo municipal assembly and municipal nadmo presented relief items to victims of the recent rainstorm disaster that hit part of the municipality.
Government plans to increase the allowances of beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Programme, Nana Oye Lithur Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, has said.