Jasikan District forms part of the twenty five (25) Municipalities and Districts in the Volta Region of Ghana. The Administrative capital of the District is Jasikan. The District Shares boundaries with the Republic of Togo to the east, to the west with the Volta River, to the north with Biakoye District and to the south with Afadjato District and Kpandu Municipal respectively.
Ms Helen Adjoa Ntoso, Volta Regional Minister, has entreated municipal and district assemblies in the region to innovate mobilising from their local resources than the over-reliance on the statutory receipts such as the district assemblies common fund (DACF) and the district development facility (DDF).
Osabarima Antwi Agyei V, Chief of Okadjakrom and Twafohene of the Buem Traditional Area, has appealed to Government to rehabilitate roads in the Jasikan District of the Volta Region to facilitate development.
Five parliamentary candidates seeking to win the by-elections for the vacant parliamentary seat of the Buem Constituency in the Volta Region on February 26, 2013 are all geared up for an impressive showing.
Spokesman for former President Jerry John Rawlings, Kofi Adams, yesterday, filed nominations to contest for the seat of the late Volta Regional Minister, Henry Ford Kamal, in the Buem constituency on the ticket of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC).