Shama District forms part of twenty two (22) Metropolitan, Municipalities and Districts in the Western Region of Ghana. The Administrative Capital of the District is Shama. The District Shares boundaries with Komenda/ Edina/ Eguafo/ Abirem Municipal to the east , to the west with Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan, to the north with Wassa East District and to the south with the Gulf of Guinea .
The First Lady, Mrs. Lordina Mahama on Saturday advocated sufficient and sustainable resources towards the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and improve the reproductive health of women against cervical and breast cancers.
The Shama District Assembly has prepared a comprehensive Spatial Plan to ensure orderliness in the development of the district to avoid it being turned into a slum, Mr Enoch Kojo Appiah, the District Chief Executive, has said.