The municipal contains about 500 settlements accommodating a population of 154,852. Most of the major settlements are located along the main Cape Coast - Kumasi Highway .
There are lots of potential in the municipals mining sector, where small scale mining activities are very prominent. Such activity started in the Assin District a decade ago and there are currently over 30 small scale mining operators engaged in gold and diamond mining.
The municipal also has a lot of tourist attracti ... more »
The Assin North Municipal is among the twenty (20) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Central Region Ghana of which Assin South District Assembly was carved in august 2009. It lies within Longitudes 1° 05’ East and 1° 25 West and Latitudes 6 ° 05’ North and 6° 40 South. The Municipal covers an area of about 1,500 sq. km. and comprises about 1000 settlements including Assin Foso (the Municipal Capital), Assin Nyankumasi, Assin Akonfudi, Assin Bereku, Assin Praso, Assin Kushea and others. The Administrative Capital is Assin Fosu. The municipality shares boundaries with Assin South District and Twifo-Ati-Mokwa to south, Birim Central Municipal and Birim South to the East, to the north with Adansi South and to the west with Upper Denkyira East Municipal.
Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood on Tuesday called on the staff of the Judicial Service to exhibit a high level of professionalism in the performance of their duties.
SECURITY: GIS to develop academy and training school Mr Kwesi Ahwoi, Minister of the Interior has noted that the objectives of Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) to develop its academy and training school to an international acclaimed centre in the West African Sub-region.
ASSIN N: Govít sacks appointees All the fourteen government appointees to the Assin North Municipal Assembly have been removed. Their removal is in accordance with Section 9(6) of the Local Government Act, Act 462.