New Juaben Municipal forms part of the twenty six (26) Municipalities and Districts in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The Municipality forms as the Administrative capital of the Eastern region with Koforidua being the seat of the Municipal. The Municipality covers an estimated area of 110 square kilometers constituting 0.57 % of the total land area of the Eastern Region. The Municipality shares boundaries with East-Akim Municipal on the North-East, Akwapim North District on the East and South, Suhum Municipal on the west and Yilo Krobo Municipal to the north.
Investors can make very profitable use of the mountains of rock surrounding Koforidua, as well as the large deposits of clay at Jumapo and Suhyen.For industrial activities by prospective investors, the Municipal Assembly has arranged for land to be developed into industrial and agricultural estates, with offsite infrastructure to be put in place.
The environment also has protective vegetation which combines with the high humidity to create a micro-climate in the area.The solitude of the site makes it pleasurable to tou ... more »
Mr Antwi Boasiako-Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister, has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to collaborate effectively with the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) to strengthen the National Statistical System.