Ejisu-Juaben Municipal is one of the 30 administrative and political Districts in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The Municipal is known globally for its rich cultural heritage and tourists attractions notably the booming kente weaving industry. The Municipal stretches over an area of 637.2 km2 constituting about 10% of the entire Ashanti Region and with Ejisu as its capital. Currently it has four urban settlements namely, Ejisu, Juaben, Besease and Bonwire.
The Municipal is located in the central part of the Ashanti Region and provides enormous opportunity for creating an inland port for Ghana to serve northern section of the country. It lies within Latitude 1° 15’ N and 1 ° 45’ N and Longitude 6° 15’W and 7° 00’W. Ejisu-Juaben Municipal shares boundaries with six (6) other Districts in the Region.
To the North East and North West of the Municipal are Sekyere East and Kwabre East Districts respectively, to the South are Bosomtwe and Asante-Akim South Districts, to the East is the Asante-Akim North Municipal and to the West is the Kumasi Metropolitan.
Ejisu Juaben is located in the central of the Ashanti Region. It is a strategic spot for boosting economic activities in the region. That is to say it is suitable for inland ports which the assembly hopes will take centre stage in the development agenda of the Municipality in the near future to serve the northern parts of the country thus making it the hub of exchange of goods and services.
As part of government directives and for the good of the Assembly, the municipality has implemented all major policies and programmes aimed at improving th ... more »
Traders of Ejisu Market in the Ejisu Juabeng Municipality have called on authorities in the area to provide them with a new market area to prevent their businesses from collapsing.
EJISU J: Relocate Ejisu Market-Assembly Man The assembly man for Amoam-Ahiase Electoral Area in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality of the Ashanti Region, Gabriel Ansah-Sasraku has appealed to the assembly to consider as a matter of urgency to, relocate the Ejisu market outside the busy Yaa Asantewaa roundabout in order to ease the congestion and also make the beautification of Ejisu a reality.
EJISU J: Coordinating Director Lauds SPEFA Project The successful lunched and inauguration of the Social Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (SPEFA) project last year in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality has started impacting positively on the people, enhancing their active participation and engagement in development process at all levels.
EJISU J : Caterers upgrade skills A training workshop to sharp the skills of caterers and also help promote customer care and food safety in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality of the Ashanti Region is under way at Ejisu.