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.
chief executive's message
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 »
The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Nkwanta North, Mr. Martin K. Kudor has called for Ghanaians support for President John Dramani Mahama in his quest to transform the country from its current economic situation.