Atiwa District

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Atiwa District
District
Official seal of Atiwa District
Seal
Eastern Region districts
Eastern Region districts
Atiwa District is located in Ghana
Atiwa District
Atiwa District
Location of Atiwa district in Eastern Region
Coordinates: 6°18′50″N 0°35′24″W / 6.314°N 0.590°W / 6.314; -0.590Coordinates: 6°18′50″N 0°35′24″W / 6.314°N 0.590°W / 6.314; -0.590
RegionEastern Region
CapitalKwabeng
Government
 • TypeDistrict Assembly
 • District ExecutiveEmmanuel Atta Twum
Population
(2013)
 • Total
Time zoneUTC+0 (Greenwich Mean Time)
 • Summer (DST)GMT

The Atiwa District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Kwabeng.[1]

History[edit]

Atiwa district was carved out of what is now the East Akim Municipal district in 2004 by the NPP Kufuor government.[1]

List of settlements[edit]

Settlements of Atiwa District
No. Settlement Population Population year
1 Abomosu
2 Adasawase
3 Akim Sekyere
4 Akrofufu
5 Akwabooso
6 Anyinam
7 Asamama
8 Asunafo
9 Awemare
10 Banso
11 Bomaa
12 Ekoso
13 Enyiresi
14 Kwabeng
15 Moseaso

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Eastern Region » Atiwa". Archived from the original on 2011-08-14. Retrieved 2009-11-20.

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