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WELCOME TO AKROFUOM DISTRICT ASSEMBLY!

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Our Assembly!

The District is established by Legislative Instrument 2329 of 2017, and was duly inaugurated on 15th March, 2018 with Akrofuom (Amankyem) as District Capital

Akrofuom District shares Common Boundaries with Six (6) Assemblies. These are:

  • Obuasi Municipal to the North-West,
  • Adansi South District to the East,
  • Amansie Central District to the West
  • Adansi Asokwa District to the North East
  • Obuasi East District to the North
  • Upper Denkyira Municipality to the South West

The District is administratively headed by a District Chief Executive with over 50 bureaucratic staff strength headed by a District Coordinating Director.

ASSEMBLY STRUCTURES

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POLITICAL STRUCTURE

The District Assembly is composed of nineteen (19) members, consisting of eleven (11) Elected Members, (all males) and six (6) Government Appointees (1 female and 5 males), with a Member of Parliament and the District Chief Executive completing the composition. The Assembly is headed by a Presiding Member, elected from among members.

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SUB-DISTRICT STRUCTURES

The District has two (2)Area Councils namely, Akrofuom and Ampunyase Area Councils.

Latest News

November 11, 2021 / Health, Latest

Kubi: Kubi township to get a CHIP compound

People of Kubi in the Ampunyase electoral area in the district are soon to benefit from a CHIP compound and a nurses quarters.
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September 3, 2021 / Latest

Akrofuom  Assembly Commissions  Two  Projects

The Akrofuom District Assembly has this week commissioned two state of the art toilet facilities in the Nana Okai electoral area.
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August 18, 2021 / Latest, Social

Okyerekrom: Assembly moves in hard to curb teenage pregnancy

As part of efforts to reduce the rate of teenage pregnancy and drug in the district, a team has been formed to intensify sensitization.
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July 28, 2021 / Latest, Social

Akrofuom: Assembly Support PWDs With Over GH₵30,000

The Akrofuom District Assembly has distributed items worth Thirty Two Thousand Six Hundred and Sixty Ghana cedis (GH₵32,660.00) to persons with disabilities in the district.
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July 28, 2021 / Health, Latest

Akrofuom: Hypertension Cases Increase In Akrofuom District

Health officials in the Akrofuom district have complained about the increasing rate of hypertension cases in the district.
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Hon Woode (DCE) planting a tree
June 13, 2021 / Agriculture, Latest

Akrofuom: Akrofuom Goes Green

The District Chief Executive for Akrofuom, Hon Maurice Jonas Woode joined the Member of Parliament for the area Hon. Alex Blankson to launch the Green Ghana Project which will oversee the Planting of over 9000 trees in the District
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May 30, 2021 / Latest, Social

Akrofuom: DCE Assures Citizenry Of The Confidentiality Of Their Responses To Enumerators

The District Chief Executive for Akrofuom District in the Ashanti Region, Hon. Maurice Jonas Woode has assured citizenry of the confidentiality of the responses they give to enumerators for the 2021 Population and Housing Census which is to be organised soon.
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May 19, 2021 / Latest

Akrofuom: Screening For Census Field Officers Held

With some few days remaining to commence the 2021 Population and Housing Census in Ghana, screening exercise for potential enumerators and supervisors have been conducted in the Akrofuom District.
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April 16, 2021 / Education, Latest

Kramokrom: Assembly Commissions Another School In The District

For the third time this year, the Akrofuom District Assembly have commissioned another school in the district
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April 12, 2021 / Agriculture, Latest

Akrofuom: Farmers Receive Nursed Coconut Seedlings

The Akrofuom District Assembly has distributed about four thousand (4000) nursed coconut seedlings to farmers in the District to help increase coconut production.
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Let Our Experience Be Your Guide 

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We Look At The Community Differently

What the Community Has to Say!

The District has come at a time that the people needed it because for many years we were deprived of development. This is not to say the Member of Parliament was not working but just that we needed a District status to fight for most of these developments. Areas that have seen tremendous development include sanitation, education, health, roads and others. We are grateful to the government for helping us to get the District status and also applaud the management of the Assembly who are working tirelessly to bring development to every community in the District.
Hon. Peter Amponsah
Presiding Member
I am really happy that we have a District Assembly and which is working for us. I am a tertiary student and i have benefited from government scholarship through the Assembly. I know a couple of friends who have also benefited from it and keep benefiting. I am hopeful that many of my likes will also get the opportunity to be sponsored by the District Assembly to enable them further their education to the highest level they can attain.
Mavis
Mavis
Student
People Living With Disabilities in the district have benefited from the creation of the district. Hitherto, we were denied any support whenever we applied to our previous Assembly. We are indeed grateful to government and the management of the Assembly for always coming to our aid.
Sarah Tieku
Sarah Tieku
Secretary, People with Disabilities
As a teacher, I wish to appreciate the government for making Akrofuom a district. To begin with, at first we were part of Adansi South District, so each time there was the need to be at our District Education Office, we had to risk our lives to travel that far, which was draining us financially. In-service training for teachers is now much easier since our Directorate is now nearer to us. There are many benefits and indeed we are grateul for making Akrofuom, a district.
Madam Sarah
Teacher
I applied to the Assembly for employment and graciously it was accepted. The benefits and emoluments I am receiving now is better than what I was earning before. Thus I am happy about the creation of the district and the fact that many of the indigenes have also been employed or engaged one way or the other to work for the Assembly.
Daniel Antwi
Driver