The Bole District covers an area of about 4800 square km; out of the area of 70,384sq km of the Northern region. It has an estimated population of about 75,151 (2000 population projected) The population rate is about 3.6% per annum. The population is sparse with a density of about 14 per a km. The District was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 1786.
The District Capital Bole is the only biggest town in the district. Other major towns include Bamboi, Maluwe, Tinga, Tasilma, Mandari and Banda/Nkwanta. For the percentage land take of District and the Northern Region in relation to Ghana (238,533sq km), they are 2.0% and 29.6% respectively. This means that the land take of the district is 6.8% of the total land mass of the Northern Region.
The population of the district according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 61,593 with 31,022 males and 30,571 females.
Durbar Grounds Project
The DCE's Initiative to create a serene and conducive atmosphere where public gatherings, townhall meetings as well as festive occasions alike can be organised led the Assembly to acquire this piece of land to be used as a Durbar Ground. Project is still on-going and is about 50% complete.
Main Lorry Park Project
The main lorry park project created to relocate all commercial vehicular activities from the town center to the outskirt lorry park to ensure serenity
The E-Government project provides ICT services and training for people in the district especially pupils and students.
Bole District Assembly
Post Office Box BL 14, Bole
Northern Region, Ghana
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Call : 024 611 0178
Fax : 037 252 2002