The district is located in the south-western part of the Ashanti Region. It shares common boundary on its Western part with the Atwima District. On its northern part can be found the Bosomtwe District, while a regional boundary separates it from Western Region on its southern part.Manso Nkwanta is the capital.
chief executive's message
There are numerous investment opportunities in Amansie West District. Areas such as Agriculture, Industry, Forestry, Tourism and Mining are wide potential areas for investment in the District
Resource potentials include abundant unskilled labour that could be tapped by investors and peaceful and stable political atmosphere.
It is also envisaged that numerous hills in the district could be developed and linked with cables to be run by cable cars, the first of its kind in the country. ... more »
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Mr Samuel Sarpong, has described as ‘deeply disturbing’ the increasing drift of school children into illegal mining in the Amansie West District.
AMANSIE W: DCE decries spate of illegal mining The District Chief Executive for Amansie West, Mr. Alex Kwame Bonsu, has bemoaned the spate of illegal mining, indicating that the former had gained root such that it was difficult for the Assembly to stop the youth from engaging in it.