Amenfi Central (Wassa Amenfi Central) District with its administrative capital MansoAmenfi was carved from Wassa Amenfi East and forms part of the new districts and municipalities created in the year 2012 and were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on the 28th June, 2012. The District forms part of twenty two (22) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Western Region of Ghana. The District shares boundaries with its mother District Wassa Amenfi East to the north, to the south with Nzema East Municipal, to the west with Aowin District and to the east with Wassa Amenfi East District.
District Chief Executive of Amenfi Central District in the Western Region, Peter Yaw Kwame-Ackah has encouraged residents to make constructions of toilet facilities integral parts of their building plans.
Two communities that have longed for health facilities in the Amenfi Central District will in not too long distance future breath sigh of relief following the construction of community-based health planning and services (CHPS) compound in those communities.
The Amenfi Central District Assembly has step up move to complete an ongoing modern primary school project for the people of Chira-Nkwanta, as the assembly yearns to improve teaching and learning in the area.