Assin South District

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Assin South District
Location of the district within the Central Region
country GhanaGhana Ghana
region Central region
District shape common

Assin South District is one of 13 districts in the Central Region of Ghana . It borders the districts of Assin North , Twifo / Heman / Lower Denkyira , Upper Denkyira , Asikuma / Odoben / Brakwa , Ajumako / Enyan / Essiam , Mfantsiman and Abura / Asebu / Kwamankese in the Central Region. The district's chief executive is Millicent A. Kuranchie .

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


There are six traditional Paramount Chief's areas in the district in Asankare, Asuboa, Bompata, Gyadam, Obogu and Ofoase.


A constituency of the same name was set up in the Assin South district. In the constituency of Assin South, Prof. Dominic Fobih , Minister for Education, Sport and Science in Ghana, won a seat in the Ghanaian parliament for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2004 general election.


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