About Manya Krobo
Upper Manya Krobo District : The upper Many Krobo District Assembly was established in 2008 by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 1842. The District is one of the 26 districts in the Eastern Region with the district capital being Aseswa which is about 45 minutes drive from Koforidua the capital of the Eastern Region. The District has a population of about 72,092 people. 36,500 of them are males and 35,592 are females. Twelve percent of the population is made up of urban dwellers whilst 87.2% are rural dwellers. There are 33 electoral areas In the district. The district shares boundary with Kwahu Afram Plains North District, Fanteakwa District, Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya Krobo Municipalities as well as the Volta Lake .
Lower Manya Krobo Municipality: The lower Manya Krobo municipal (LMKM) is one of the 26 administrative districts in the eastern region of Ghana. The municipality came into existence as a result of the split of the then Manya Krobo District into Lower and Upper Manya Krobo in 2008. It was elevated to a Municipality status in July 2012 by a legislative instrument (L.I) 4026 with Odumase Krobo as it's capital.<< Back