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 .
To ensure effective participation and success of the National Sanitation Day exercise, the Nzema East Municipal Assembly has inaugurated a sanitation Committee to oversee the planning and activities related to the exercise.
Kutukrom and Sikaneasem residents in the Nzema East Municipality in the Western Region will soon be able to once again connect with each other with ease as work on the Kutukrom-Sikaneasem steel bridge over River Fure nears completion.