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Hon. Paul Evans Aidoo
Hon. Alfred Ekow Gyan

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 stories in this region

  • JOMORO:MP presents cement and cash for KG Project

    The Member of Parliament for Jomoro, Wing Commander (retired) Francis Kabenlah Anaman, has presented 100 bags of cement and a cash of 2,400 Ghana Cedis, towards the construction of a kindergarten block in the town.

  • AMENFI W:DCE calls for decorum in campaigns

    Mr. Victor Samuel Meisu, Amenfi West District Chief Executive has cautioned all honorable members not to do anything that will bring disunity among their people during this assembly election.

  • SUAMAN:Three communities benefit from USAID support projects

    The Suaman District Assembly last year made significant progress in its efforts to discouraging open defecation in the district.

  • STMA:Beposo appeals for completion of CHIP Compound

    The chiefs and people of Beposo near Sekondi in the Western Region, have appealed to government, to complete the CHIP Zone Compound Medical Centre it initiated for the area about three years ago.

  • JUABOSO: Two illegal Chinese miners arrested

    In his effort to curb the menace of illegal mining commonly referred to as “galamsey” in the area, the Chief Executive of Juaboso in the Western Region,Mr. K. Asoa-Apimah has caused the arrest of two (2) illegal Chinese miners in the district.

  • STMA:Assembly to deal with churches operating from schools

    The Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) would soon commission a task force to get rid of all churches operating from schools within the metropolis.

  • AOWIN:Chief Farmer lauds government

    The western- south regional chief farmer for shea nut, coffee and cocoa, Nana Johnson Mensah has lauded government for the attention and support given to coffee and cocoa farmers as well as cocoa growing communities.

  • NZEMA E:Kegyina gets new CHPS compound

    The people of Kegyina, a community in the Nzema East Municipality in the Western Region have been provided with health facility to aid health delivery in the area.

  • BIA W:CEO of COCOBOD visits district

    The Chiefs and people of the Bia West District led by Nananom Essamhene, and Debisohene have praised the President John Dramani Mahama for the many good things he has being doing to cocoa farmers.

  • AHANTA W:Upper Dixcove gets new chief

    Mr. Stephen Essien, Chief Executive Officer of ESSART Group, an out-door advertising company, was enstooled as the new King of Upper Dixcove in the Ahanta West District, over the weekend under the stool name Nana Duku Esia the Fifth.

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