• (+233) (0) 303 937 222
  • (+233) (0) 54 406 0160

    Northern

    YENDI

    DISTRICT PROFILE
    The Yendi Municipal Assembly was established in 1988 by PNDC Law 207, Act 462, and LI 1443. It was elevated to a Municipality in 2007and later in 2012 by Act 462 and LI 2070 after the Mion District have been carved from the then Yendi Municipal Assembly. The Municipality is one of the fifty-five (55) Municipal Assemblies in the country as at December 2017. It is the capital of the Dagbon Kingdom.

    The Municipal shares boundaries with six (6) other District Assemblies; to the East; Saboba, Chereponi and Zabzugu Districts, to the South Nanumba North District, to the North Gushegu District and Mion District to the West.

    Administratively the Municipality has 32 electoral areas under one constituency. The Assembly consists of 45 Assembly members, 32 elected and 13 government appointees and 119 Unit committee members.

    The Municipality has enormous potential in Agriculture. The land is suitable for the cultivation of cereals, tubers and rearing of animals. Animals reared include cattle, sheep, goats, pigs and poultry birds for domestic and commercial purposes. A good number of the people are engaged in small scale manufacturing business such as smock weavers, blacksmiths, bakers, mechanics, shea- butter extraction and groundnut oil extraction.


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Address

  • P.O. Box CT 4559, Cantonments, Accra
  • Ghana Post: GD-220-0693
  • CLGA HOUSE, NO. 6 NAA AFRIYIE STREET, BEHIND OMNI BANK, ZOOMLION HEAD OFFICE ROAD

Contact Numbers

  • (+233) (0) 303 937 222
  • (+233) (0) 312 297 770
  • (+233) (0) 302 905 651

Contacts

  • clgaghana@gmail.com
  • info@clgaghana.com
  • clgaghana@outlook.com