Adansi North District

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Adansi North District
District
Districts of Ashanti
Districts of Ashanti
Adansi North District is located in Ashanti
Adansi North District
Adansi North District
Location of Adansi North district within Ashanti
Coordinates: 6°17′N 1°31′W / 6.283°N 1.517°W / 6.283; -1.517
City-State  Ashanti
Capital Fomena
Government
 • District Chief Executive Alhaji Abdul Kofi Latef Majdoub
Area
 • Total 828 km2 (320 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) GMT (UTC)

The Adansi North District is one of the twenty-seven (27) districts of Ashanti. The Adansi North District capital is Fomena.

Economy[edit]

Main article: Economy of Ashanti

Adansi North District contains six major natural forest reserves, and Obuasi Gold Mine the ninth (9th) largest gold mine on Planet Earth.

Education[edit]

The Adansi North District has 195 schools and 4 major hospitals.

Tourism[edit]

The Kwapia shrine is a major tourist attraction in the Adansi North District.

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 6°17′N 1°31′W / 6.283°N 1.517°W / 6.283; -1.517