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Volta

AKATSI SOUTH

DISTRICT PROFILE
The Akatsi south district is one of the 25 districts in the Volta region of Ghana. Its capital and administrative centre is Akatsi. The former Akatsi District was divided into the Akatsi South District. Both districts were formally inaugurated on 28th June 2012 by then president John Atta Mills. The District is located in the South-Eastern part of the Volta Region. It was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 2086 and has a total land area of about 960.445 sq. km. The total land under cultivation is about 51,438.12 hectares. The District is bounded to the South by the Keta Municipal, to the East by the Ketu North District, to the North by North Tongu Districts, to the West by Adaklu Anyigbe District and the Republic of Togo to complete the demarcation of the Akatsi District.

POPULATION
The population of the municipality according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 95,426 with 44,039 males and 51,387 females.

D.C.E - Hon. Leonelson Adzidogah

PM - Hon. Godwin Asimenu

  
  
                                          source:www.mofep.gov.gh/publications/composite-budget-2016

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