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Keta Municipal, with Keta  the Administrative capital is one twenty five (25) Municipalities and Districts in the Volta Region of Ghana.  It was carved out of the former Anlo District, which also comprised Akatsi and Ketu Districts. The Municipality lies within Longitudes 0.30E and 1.05E and Latitudes 5.45N and 6.005N.  It is located east of the Volta estuary, about 160km to the east of Accra, off the Accra-Aflao main road. It shares common borders with Akatsi South  District to the north, Ketu South  District to the east, South Tongu District to the west and the Gulf of Guinea to the south.  Out of the total surface area of 1,086km2, approximately 362km2 (about 30 per cent) is covered by water bodies.  The largest of these is Keta Lagoon, which is about 12 km at its widest section and 32km long.  Hence, the remaining land area is only 724km2 a situation which creates severe constraints on access to land for development in the municipality. However, fishing and water transportation potentials exist.


 chief executive's message

The Keta Municipal Assembly with population of 133,661 is mainly an agrarian economy.

As the political head of the assembly, my objective is to build a vibrant municipality where all business activities will grow without difficulties.

Nevertheless, the assembly has identified all the agro-based industries in the municipality such as fish processing, cassava processing, sugar-cane juice processing and coconut oil extraction. The rest are the salt mining, sand weaning as well as carpentry all under one roof.

However, activities of ... more »



latest news

Drivers and other users of the Keta and Abor Lorry stations have their mobility improved following addition of new facilities at the stations.

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Nana Oye LithurKETA:
Government hosts the aged

Government has hosted more than a 100 elderly persons in the Keta Municipality at Keta, promising to pursue policies to improve the well-being of the elderly.
Classroom blockKETA:
Assembly solves overcrowding at Horvi, Agorve Basic Schools

Completion of new classroom blocks for the Horvi and Agorve Basic Schools in the Keta Municipality is expected to significantly address overcrowding in these schools.
Health careKETA:
Atiavi gets new clinic

A new clinic estimated at GHs126, 631.87 has been completed for residence at Atiavi in the Keta Municipality in the Volta Region.
Agbadza danceKETA:
Preperations underway for Hogbetsotso festival

Chiefs and people of Anlo in the Keta Municipality are preparing fevishly towards the annual Hogbetsotso Festival.
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