The Garu-Tempane District forms part of the Thirteen (13) Districts in the Upper East Region of Ghana. The District has its Administrative Capital at Garu. The District shares boundaries with Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo District in the Northern Region, to the West with Bawku West District,the District Equally shares boundaries with Binduri District, Bawku Municipal and Pusiga District respectively to the North and the Republic of Togo to the East.The Garu-Tempane Districts is a district that is faced with a number of teething problems which are centered on how to harness our human and material resources to improve the socio-economic conditions of the people. It benefited from a number of interventions during the implementation of the Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy 2002-2005 when it formed part of the then Bawku East District. The Assembly is extending an invitation to any development partner interested in the welfare of our people to come and assist achieve our goals and objectives so that one day we can all be proud partners to the development efforts of this District.
The Garu-Tempane district assembly is working tirelessly to give support to the promotion of agric related activities within the district as it had recently strived to maintain certain dams for efficient use by locals.