New Abirem

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New Abirem

Official logo of New Abirem
Birim North District logo
New Abirem is located in Ghana
New Abirem
New Abirem
Location of New Abirem in Eastern Region, Ghana
Coordinates: 6°18′N 0°59′W / 6.300°N 0.983°W / 6.300; -0.983
RegionEastern Region
DistrictBirim North District
512 ft (156 m)
Time zoneGMT
 • Summer (DST)GMT

New Abirem is a small town in south Ghana and the capital of the Birim North District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana.[1] A curiosity is that this remote town hosts a modern resort called Beige Village Golf Resort and Spa, where locals, tourist and especially expat can be entertained by various activities such as golf and spa treats. The resort is well known in the country for organising Junior Golf competitions.[2] The mining giant, Newmont Golden Ridge Ltd has its Akyem mines in the District. It has been operating in the District for about eight (8) years now. The operations of the mine is largely credited for the rapid expansion and development of the District, especially the capital.


Coordinates: 6°18′N 0°59′W / 6.300°N 0.983°W / 6.300; -0.983