Wa Municipal located in the southeastern part of the Upper West region. The capital is Wa. The municipal shares boundaries with Nadowli District to the north,the East, with Wa East . The municipal also Shares borders with Wa west to the West. It has a landmass of about 1,078km², which lies between latitudes 9º 55”n and 10º 25”n and longitude 1º 10”w and 2º 5”w.The municipal assembly also shares boundaries with sawla-tuna-kalba districts to the south.
Alhaji Collins Dauda, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has called on chiefs to own and support the National Sanitation Day (NSD) exercise instituted to promote environmental sanitation.
The Wa Municipal Assembly has launched a cholera prevention spraying exercise to curb the disease in the municipality this raining season.
An aspirant in the upcoming district assembly elections has been shot dead in Wa in the Upper West region.
Residents in the Wa Municipality have called on the authorities to ensure that illegal small scale mining activities at the banks of the Black Volta were stopped.
The Parliamentary Select Committee on Water Resources, Works and Housing, has called for enhanced stakeholder collaboration for the successful completion of the Wa Water Supply Expansion Project.