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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

The Keta Municipal Chief Executive, Mr. Sylvester Tornyeava and the Member of Parliament for Keta, Hon. Richard Quashigah have received commendation for keeping touch with the people.

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KETA:
MP gives plastic chair, canopies to communities

Two constituency branches of the ruling National Democratic Congress including Glime- Atsime and Agborokor have been supported by the Member of Parliament for Keta, Hon. Richard Quashigah.
Exercise booksKETA:
VRA donate to students

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has extended support to the Keta Municipal Assembly to help meet its educational aspiration in the municipality.
waste binKETA:
Assembly takes delivery of 400 waste bins

The Keta Municipal Assembly in collaboration with Zoomlion, a major waste management company in Ghana is to distribute four hundred litter bins to residents in the municipality.
MP addressing the peopleKETA:
Atsime residents assured of improved road network

The Atsime Community in the Keta Constituency in the Keta Municipality has been assured of measures to have their road constructed.
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