The Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal as one of the Districts in the Western Region of Ghana is located between Latitude 400’N and 500 40’N and Longitudes 10 45’ W and 20 10’W. It Bounded to the north of the district is the Wassa Amenfi East District, the south by the Ahanta West District, the West by the Nzema East Municipal and the East by Mpohor Wassa East. The Municipality has a total land area of 2354 sq. km.
The Minister for Roads and Highways, Mr. Amin Amidu Sulemana, has assured the people of Tarkwa and its surrounding communities that the unmarked portion of the Tarkwa to Apimanim road in the Western Region would soon to be marked to reduce the high rate of accidents recorded on that stretch of the road.
African Development Bank (AfDB) has constructed an ultra modern hospital at a cost of 23.29 million dollars for the people of Tarkwa and its environs to strengthen quality health care delivery in the country.
Deputy Commissioner of Police Kofi Boakye, the Western Regional Police Commander, has appealed to the Urban Roads Department and other agencies to ensure proper road markings on all major roads within the Region to curbl needless accidents.