Nzema East Municipal forms part of twenty two (22) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Western Region of Ghana. The Administrative capital of the Municipality is Axim. The Municipality shares boundaries with Jomoro to the west, Wassa Amenfi Central to the north, to the east with Ahanta West District and Tarkwa Nsuaem respectively .the Municipality on the south share with the Gulf of Guinea .
Tullow Ghana, a leading independent oil and gas exploration and production company has supported the Axim Educational Development Trust fund with an amount of GHs 378, 000, 00, as part of the company’s corporate social responsibility.
The Municipal Chief Executive of Nzema East in the Western Region, Mr. James Atta Kakra Baidoe together with a team from the Assemblyinspected work on an ongoing three-unit dormitory block for the Axim Girls Senior High School (SHS).