Amenfi East (Formerly Wassa Amenfi 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 Wassa - Akropong, 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

W AMENFI E: Six persons perished in galamsey operations
Six persons have perished in galamsey operation at Wassa Adonoi,near Bawdie in the Wassa Amenfi East District after a mining pit caved in and killed them.

WASSA A E: Local Government Minister launches education project
Akwasi Oppong-Fosu, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has launched an education project in the Wassa Amenfi East District, to improve the quality of teaching and learning in the area.

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.