Assin North District

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Assin North District
Location of the district within the Central Region
country GhanaGhana Ghana
region Central region
Capital Assin Fosso
District shape common

Assin North District is one of 13 districts in the Central Region of Ghana . It borders on the districts of Assin South , Twifo / Heman / Lower Denkyira , Upper Denkyira and Asikuma / Odoben / Brakwa in the Central Region. The district also borders the Eastern Region with the Birim South District and the Ashanti Region with the Adansi South District . Chief Executive of the district is Kwabena Karikari-Appau in the capital Assin Fosso .

The Assin North was only founded in 2004 by decree of November 12, 2003 by President John Agyekum Kufuor from the former district of Assin . The Assin South District also emerged from this former district .


A constituency of the same name was set up in the Assin North district. In the constituency of Assin North, Ken Ohene Agyapong won a seat in the Ghanaian parliament for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2004 general election.


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