The Analysis of District data has become necessary due to the ever-increasing demand for data at the district level for local government administration and planning. It is also of relevance because most interventions by non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other international partners are at the local level and such a report would provide an in-depth knowledge of disaggregated data for each district in the Western Region for informed decision-making.
Physical Features The Western Region covers an area of 23,921 square kilometres, which is about 10 per cent of Ghana’s total land surface. It is located in the south-western part of Ghana, bordered by Ivory Coast on the West, Central Region on the East, Ashanti and Brong-Ahafo Regions on the North and on the South by 192 km of coastline of the Atlantic Ocean. The southern most part of Ghana, Cape Three Points, near Busua, is in the Ahanta West District of the region.
Some incensed NDC youth in the Evalue-AJomoro-Gwira constituency have attacked the Municipal Chief Executive for Nzema East, James Atta Kakra Baidoe for intervening, as they spurn their constituency chairman.
For the Bia West District Assembly the security of the people remains paramount and the assembly is prepared to offer the necessary assistance to the security services to be able to deliver effectively, the DCE has said.
GS International, the Chinese Contraction Company that has been awarded contract for the construction of the Akontombra-Nkwanta-Dadieso road has met with stakeholders in the Suaman District in the Western Region.
The Sefwi Wiawso District Assembly in consultation with the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has advanced Child Health initiatives in the municipality with the establishment of a Child Health Centre in the Sefwi Wiawso Government Hospital.
Five hundred and thirty-five students from seventeen schools in the Suaman District in the Western Region have taken part in this year’s mock examination to prepare them towards the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE).
The construction of a new Community Health-based planning service (CHPs) compound at Bawdie in the Amenfi East District is progressing steadily as the assembly continuously makes effort to send quality healthcare to the door-steps of the people.