Atwima Nwabiagya District

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Atwima Nwabiagya District
District
Districts of Ashanti
Districts of Ashanti
Atwima Nwabiagya District is located in Ghana
Atwima Nwabiagya District
Atwima Nwabiagya District
Districts of Ashanti
Coordinates: 6°40′N 1°49′W / 6.667°N 1.817°W / 6.667; -1.817Coordinates: 6°40′N 1°49′W / 6.667°N 1.817°W / 6.667; -1.817
Country  Ghana
Region Ashanti Region
Capital Nkawie
Area
 • Total 2,411 km2 (931 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

The Atwima Nwabiagya District formerly the Atwima District is one of the twenty-seven (27) districts in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Its capital is Nkawie. In 2003, part of the district was split off by a decree of president John Agyekum Kufuor on November 12, 2003, to form the new Atwima Kwanwoma District and Atwima Mponua District.

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