Here’s All You Need To Know About The Newly Created Bono East Region

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The Bono East Region was carved out of the existing Brong Ahafo Region, after the natives of the region voted 99.5% in favour of the creation of the region in a referendum vote which was held on 27 December 2018.

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President Nana Akufo-Addo presented the Constitutional Instrument backing the creation of the region on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at the Jubilee House. At the ceremony, the president also selected Techiman as the capital of the region.

Nana Akufo-Addo Names Techiman As The Capital Of The Bono East Region

DISTRICTS

The region consists of eleven districts. Below are the districts with their respective capitals in brackets:

Techiman Municipality

Techiman North District

Atebubu-Amantin Municipality

Kintampo North Municipality

Kintampo South District

Nkoranza North District

Nkoranza South District

Pru West District

Pru East District

Sene West District

Sene East District

POPULATION AND AREA

The population of the North East Region is approximately 1,179,649 and the region covers an area size of 22,220 km2.

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