Wassa East District was carved out from Wassa Fiase Mpohor District in 1988. The District forms part of twenty two (22) Metropolitan, Municipal and District in the Western Region of Ghana. The Administrative District capital is Daboase, which is 6.7 km from the Cape Coast Takoradi main road. The District shares boundaries with Mpohor District to the west, to the east with Twifo/ Heman/ Lower Denkyira and Twifo-Ati Mokwa , to the south with Shama District and Komenda/ Edina/ Eguafo/ Abirem Municipal.

 

Stories from Wassa Amenfi East

WASSA A E: students suffer severe diarrhoea after drinking tap water
Over one hundred students of the Daaboase Senior High School in the Wassa East District of the Western region are experiencing severe diarrhoea after drinking from a tap.

AMENFI E:New classroom block for Aserewadi D/A Primary
A six-unit classroom block has been inaugurated for the Aserewadi District Assembly (D/A) Primary School in the Wassa Amenfi East District, a farming community in the Western Region.

WASSA E: 41 communities to eliminate child labour
Forty one (41) communities in the Wassa East District in the Western Region have made bye-laws in their various communities to eliminate Child Labour.

W AMENFI E: Water sources polluted by galamsey activities-district cries
The queen-mother of Wassa Dawurampong in the Wassa Amenfi East District of the Western Region, Nana Akua Ampomaa II, has appealed to government to as a matter of urgency, construct bore-holes in the area to serve as alternative water sources for the people.

WASSA E: Presiding Member re-elected
Members of the Wassa Amenfi East District Assembly in the Western Region have re-elected Mr. Stephen Mensah Kwofie as the Presiding Member of the Assembly at Daboase