Geographical Location and History
The district is located in the North-Eastern part of the region, and lies between latitudes 6º45” – 6º55” North and Longitude 1º15” – 1º 25” West. The district shares boundaries with other districts like Sekyere-Kumawu to the North-East, Sekyere South to the West-West, Asante-Akim Central Municipal to the South-East and Juaben Municipal Assembly to the South-West. It covers an estimated area of about 730.5sq/km.
The Sekyere East District, created in 1988 has Effiduase as its capital.
The Assembly operates on some core values. These core values are guiding principles that dictate the behaviour of staff of the Assembly in the performance of their duty. The Sekyere East District operates of the following core values: Accountability, Client - oriented, Creativity, Diligence, Discipline, Equity, Integrity, Innovativeness, Loyalty, Commitment, Timeliness, and Transparency