Bekwai Municipal District

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Bekwai Municipal District
Municipal District
Districts of Ashanti
Districts of Ashanti
Bekwai Municipal District is located in Ghana
Bekwai Municipal District
Bekwai Municipal District
Districts of Ashanti
Coordinates: 6°26′55.16″N 1°34′34.86″W / 6.4486556°N 1.5763500°W / 6.4486556; -1.5763500
Country  Ghana
Region Ashanti Region
Capital Bekwai
Government
 • District Executive Richard Aboagye
Area
 • Total 1,937 km2 (748 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

The Bekwai Municipal District, formerly the Amansie East District is one of the twenty-seven (27) districts in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Its capital is Bekwai. In 2003, part of the district was split off to form the new Amansie Central District.

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Coordinates: 6°26′55.16″N 1°34′34.86″W / 6.4486556°N 1.5763500°W / 6.4486556; -1.5763500