South Dayi District was carved out of the Kpando District Assembly and was Officially inaugurated on 19tn August, 2004. South Dayi lies within latitudes 3°20N and 3.5°05N, and lies approximately on longitude 0°17 E with Kpeve as its capital.
It shares boundaries with Kpando District and Hohoe Municipal to the north, Ho Municipal to the east and Asougyaman Districts in the South, while the Volta Lake forms the Western boundary. The District covers a total area of approximately 1000 square kilometers with about 20% submerged by the Volta Lake. The District is easily accessible by road such as the one, which runs from Kpando through Kpeve to Accra and Hohoe through Kpeve to Ho.
The South Dayi District Assembly is gradually increasing its momentum to advance good sanitation conditions in all parts of the district with the provision of certain sanitary facilities in some deprived communities.
District Chief Executive for the South Dayi District Assembly, Kafui Semenu Bekui has disclosed that the Assembly is undertaking a vital project for drivers at Kpeve by constructing a modern Lorry station for them in the area.