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District Capital
Jacobu is located in Ghana
Location in Ghana
Coordinates: 6°21′N 1°40′W / 6.350°N 1.667°W / 6.350; -1.667
Country Flag of Ghana.svg Ghana
Region Ashanti Region
District Amansie Central District
Elevation 643 ft (196 m)

Jacobu is a town near ashanti Bekwei and Obuasi is the capital of Amansie Central, a district in the Ashanti Region of Ghanajacobu and its neighbouring town forms the Odotobri paramountcy. The current chief of jacobu is Nana fosu kwadjobri. Jacobu is rich in minerals including gold, timber and also export most of ghanain food stuff since the people living in those area engage themselves in active farming as their occupation .[1] The town is known for the Jacobu Secondary Technical School.[2][3] The school is a second cycle institution.[4]


  1. ^ Touring Ghana - Ashanti Region Archived June 7, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Educational Institutions". www.centralregion.gov.gh. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "References » Schools/Colleges". www.modernghana.com. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "List of Secondary Schools in Ghana". www.ghanaschoolsnet.com/. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 

Coordinates: 6°21′N 1°40′W / 6.350°N 1.667°W / 6.350; -1.667