The Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem Municipal with its Administrative Capital Elmina is one of the Twenty (20) Metropolitan, Municipalities, and Districts in the Central Region Of Ghana. The Municipal is bounded on the south by the Atlantic Ocean (Gulf of Guinea), the east by the Cape Coast Metropolitan, the north by the Twifo Hemang - Lower Denkyira District and the west by the Mpohor - Wassa East District and shama District respectively. Perched between longitude 1o 20’ West and 1o 40’ West and latitude 5o 05’ North and 5o North 15’ North the district covers an area of 1’372.45 square kilometres (919.95 square miles).
Elmina is a 700-year-old town located on the coast of the Central Region of Ghana in West Africa. It is the capital of four distinct traditional areas or states, which have been put together to constitute a political district called Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem (KEEA) municipal.
As Municipal Chief Executive, I head this political district. Each traditional area has its own paramount traditional chief. Elmina is simultaneously the headquarters of the KEEA and the capital of the Edina (or Elmina) traditional ... more »
The Komenda Traditional Council has banned funerals and wake-keeping over the rising teenage pregnancy in the area.
KEEA: MCE appeals for construction of agro-processing company The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Komenda Edina Eguafo Abirem (KEEA), Mr. Isaac Kweku Sam has appealed to government and other development partners to assist in the construction of an agro-processing company to help in the preservation and processing of oranges in the area.
KEEA: Assembly Common Fund frozen The Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem (KEEA) Municipal Assembly is currently faced with serious liquidity problems as a result of an embargo placed on its share of the District Assemblies Common Fund (DACF) by the Accra Human Rights Court.