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.
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.
Mr Antwi-Boasiako Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister, has proposed that teachers should be equipped with managerial skills to be better placed to produce qualified and disciplined students for the country.
The Yilo Krobo Municipal Assembly in the Eastern Region has at its Second Ordinary meeting of the Fourth Session of the fifth assembly, resolved to clamp down illegal game centers in Somanya and its surrounding environs.