The Nkwanta North District is one of the twenty five (25) Municipalities and Districts in the Volta Region of Ghana. The District is located between Latitude 7°30’N and 8°45’N and Longitude 0°10’W and 045’E. The District shares boundaries with the Nanumba South District to the North, Republic of Togo to the East, Kpandai District to the West, and Nkwanta South District to the South. The District Capital, Kpassa is located 270km to the South of Ho (the Regional Capital). The District has a surface area of approximately 1,1510km2 thus making it one of the smallest districts in the Volta Region of Ghana.The Nkwanta North District is remotely located in terms of proximity to large commercial centres such as Hohoe and Yendi. This makes prices of farm produce low but prices of manufactured goods remain high in the district. As a result, the District experience low household incomes especially among farmers who dominate the District’s population.

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The assembly aims at ensuring a better living condition of people in the district with the view to reducing poverty.

However, the district has high potential for agro-processing, which is yet to be tapped. The district economy is discussed in terms of Structure, Major Economic Activities, Services, Revenue-Expenditure Status and Trade.

The district has quite a number of potential tourist attractions. Development of this sector in the District is still at its pris ... more »

latest news

District Chief Executive for Nkwanta North in the Volta Region, Martin
Kidibi Kudor has announced measures to ensure immunization and outreach programmes by the health directorate benefit more residents.

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National Democratic Congress NKWANTA N:
NDC Nkwanta North executives support Gyato

The Nkwanta North Constituency Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have lent their support for the re-nomination of Mr Paul Levin Gyato as the District Chief Executive.
We are not conniving with anyone – Police

The Volta Regional Police Command has denied allegations that it is being used to intimidate the youth and National Democratic Congress (NDC) executives of Nkwanta North constituency.
Police hunt for core individuals in Nkwanta North agitators

The Volta Regional Police Command is still searching for more perpetrators of last week’s violent agitations in Nkwanta North which was in protest against the President’s nomination of Paul Levin Gyato as DCE for the area.
NDC supportersNKWANTA N:
Irate NDC youth burn five party vehicles; vandalise party

Irate young supporters of the governing National Democratic Congress have gone on the rampage in the Nkwanta North District of the Volta region and burnt five of the party’s vehicles.
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