Hon. Alhaji Issahaku Salia (Regional Minister) Hon. Kale Ceasar (Deputy Reg. Minister) The region covers a geographical area of approximately 18,478 square kilometres. This constitutes about 12.7 per cent of
Hon. Nyamekye Marfo (Regional Minister) Hon. Eric Opoku (Deputy Reg. Minister) The region, (37.4%) is the fourth most urbanized, coming after Greater Accra (87.7%), Ashanti (51%) and Central (37.5%), Regions.