1. Human Resource

The department of human resources is mainly responsible for managing, developing capabilities and competencies of staff as well as coordinating human resources management programmes to efficiently deliver public services.

The Head of Department is Mr. John Akakpo

Functions include:

  • Ensures effective and efficient administration of human resources;
  • Ensure the regular updates of staff records;
  • Ensure the general welfare of staff;
  • Report on human resources related activities;
  • Ensure the development of the capabilities, skills and knowledge of staff
  • Ensure inter and intra departmental collaboration to facilitate staff performance and development;
  • Draft job description and coordinate staff performance management system;
  • Ensure human resource planning, facilitate recruitment of competent personnel and maintenance of good working interaction;
  • Ensure that institutional policies in respect of employment, personnel, wages and salaries are translated into good management practices;
  • Gather and collect data concerning human resource needs
  • Review human resource policy of the District; and
  • Appraises direct report



The Kwahu Afram Plains South District was carved out from the Kwahu North District and forms part of the newly created districts in the country which were inaugurated on 19th June, 2012. The Legislative Instrument (LI) that established the District is 2045 and was passed in 2012.

The District is bounded to the north by the Kwahu Afram Plains North, to the south by Kwahu South, to the east by the Volta River and to the west by two districts in the Ashanti region precisely Sekyere East and Ashanti-Akim Districts.

The District is located between Latitudes 6o 40I N and 70 10’1 N; longitudes 0O 40I E and 0o 10I E; at the North-Western corner of Eastern Region with a total land area of approximately 3,095 sq km.


OFFICE PHONE: +233 (0) 242434422 / +233 (0) 559986040/+233 (0) 533727750.

SOCIAL WELFARE HOTLINE:+233 (0) 533727751

TOLL FREE: 0800800800 / 0800900900


OFFICE LOCATION: Ekye Amanfrom – Donkorkrom Highway