[4] Today Sunyani is home to the Brong-Ahafo regional government and high court.

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The company is an affiliated company of AGP Canada Inc with corporate office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and produces generic drugs. [4] Among the city's attractions is the Cocoa House, a high rise that dominates the Sunyani skyline. [4] There are also six rural banks, a number of credit unions and insurance institutions complementing the financial service provision of the city. Other institutions with satellite centres in the city include University of Cape Coast, and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology – KNUST that holds part-time and long distance programs in Sunyani.[7]. Mr Boaheng said the assembly had constructed several health and educational projects and mechanised boreholes to improve on the lives of the local people and urged the CDMs to also ensure that local communities adopted the culture of maintenance to make development projects last longer. News Ghana is Ghana's leading online news portal for business in West Africa and around the World. [4] Water sources include rain water and water from streams, rivers and springs. Sunyani is served by the Sunyani Airport which is a domestic airport opened on 13 July 1974. Cathedral. The city consists mainly of the Bonos by tribe. He told the CDMs to endeavour to visit project sites regularly and monitor all stages of construction and report lapses to the Municipal Assembly, and advised them to also ensure a healthy relationship with contractors. Administrative structures of the second level in Ghana are: Current number of all second-level administrative units in Ghana: 216 (last alteration 2012). Current number of Regions: 16 (10 since 1983 and 6 new created in 2019). GNA, © 2020 Ghana News Agency.All Rights Reserved. [4] The city of Sunyani rose as an outpost camp for elephant hunters during the 19th century; its name derives from the Akan word for elephant, 'Osono'. [4], The city of Sunyani is outfitted with modern communication facilities which include fixed telephone and fax lines, pay phones, mobile phones, internet and e-mail services. If you are looking for information about the regions districts, capitals and culture then the following article should be your perfect you. In 1924, the colonial government designated Sunyani as a district headquarters. Comprising of 22 Districts there are a lot of places to explore as an investor or tourist. This document which is readily available online or at the local travel agencies and immigration offices highlights the different landmarks found in the country. This paper employs the electromagnetic (EM) and the electrical resistivity methods for siting boreholes for communities in the Sunyani-West district of Ghana, a terrane comprising Sunyani is provided with electricity by the Volta River Authority (VRA). [7] Others include Sunyani Business Senior High School, Sunyani Secondary School, and, attracting students from throughout the Brong-Ahafo region and beyond, the highly ranked Senior High School (Susec - best academic performing school in WASSCE since 2011). Despite its peaceful political state and rising economic status, Ghana is a lovely place because of its beautiful and diverse regions. Asunafo South District 2.3. Tel: +233 234-972-832 or +1-508-812-0505 Contact us: [email protected] We ensure that our tailors and seamstresses work in a fair free flowing environment, giving everybody the chance to learn and grow with us. Population wise, Brong Ahafo region has a total of 2,310,983 residents according to the 2010 census figures. This is subsequently broken down to the regional levels and finally to the districts. He added the Municipal Assembly had engaged some teeming unemployed young people in the municipality, and they were going through employable skills training such as tiling, livestock, poultry, and grass cutter rearing and mushroom production to better their lives. Hundreds of supporters of the New Patriotic Party in the Sunyani West Constituency together with the Bono Regional Chairman Kwame Baffoe Abronye and Hon Ignatius Baffour Awuah on Sunday evening Marched across the principal streets of Odumase, Kwatire-Adentia to propagate the good works of President Akufo-Addo. The economy of Sunyani is predominantly agrarian with approximately 48% of the population engaged in agriculture production. Colours of the party could be seen every nook and cranny of the towns … Asutifi South District 2.5. Prehistoric relics, found in the area, are now preserved in the chief’s palace. Sunyani has numerous Senior High Schools with St. James Seminary, which has been rated among the best five Senior High Schools in Ghana. Ghana's first-level administrative units are called Regions. This document which is readily available online or at the local travel agencies and immigration offices highlights the different landmarks found in the country. He was elected on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) won a majority of 9,815 votes[2] to become the MP. [4] Other buildings of interest in Sunyani include Christ the King Cathedral,[5] and Queen of Peace Building, Knight of St. John House. Presently, the Sunyani West Municipal Assembly is one of the 12 Districts located in the Bono Region. Ghana Districts - Brong-Ahafo Region (Sunyani) Sunyani Municipal District, SUNYANI Sunyani West District, ODUMASE . The nation of Ghana is fast gaining pace in the African continent. This hierarchy of leadership is very important as it helps ease the leadership and allocation of natural and regional resources. In addition to the above districts, below are some of the newly formed districts in the Brong Ahafo region in Ghana. Ignatius Baffour Awuah is the member of parliament for the constituency. The Sunyani West Municipal Assembly[2] is one of the twelve (12) districts of the Bono region of Ghana. Administrative capital of the Ashanti Region: Kumasi, Administrative capital of the Brong Ahafo Region: Sunyani, Administrative capital of the Central Region: Cape Coast, Administrative capital of the Eastern Region: Koforidua, Administrative capital of the Greater Accra Region: Accra, Administrative capital of the Northern Region: Tamale, Administrative capital of the Upper East Region: Bolgatanga, Administrative capital of the Upper West Region: Wa, Administrative capital of the Volta Region: Ho, Administrative capital of the Western Region: Sekondi-Takoradi, From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository, Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem Municipal District, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_the_districts_of_Ghana&oldid=396066751, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. [4], Sunyani is home to several higher education institutions in the country, including the Sunyani Technical University the then, Sunyani Polytechnic, the University of Energy and Natural Resources at Fiapre near Sunyani formally the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology - Agric School, Catholic University College of Ghana at Fiapre and the College of Science, Arts and Education at Penkwase - Law School. ; Tano North District, DUAYAW-NKWANTA .