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Mr. Philip Dwamena-Boateng

Regional Chief Manager

Mr. Philip Dwamena-Boateng became Regional Chief Manager in November, 2015 and served in the Volta Region until he was transferred to the Eastern Region in August 2016. Until then, he was the Regional Team Leader from April, 2015 to October, 2015 as well as the Regional Production Manager in the Volta region from March, 2009. He also worked in the Northern, Central and Western regions of GWCL as Water Quality Assurance Manager.

Prior to joining Ghana Water Company Limited, he worked at Western Casting Limited as a Quality Control Officer. He has attended a number of Training programmes and Workshops both home and abroad in the area of water quality and treatment as well as Water Treatment Plant designs and has a number of publications to his credit. He holds a Chemistry degree as well as a Master of Science degree in Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation both from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi. He is a member of the Ghana Chemical Society and International Water Association (IWA).


Central Region occupies a total size of 9,826km².  The region shares borders on the east with the Greater Accra Region, on the North with Ashanti and Eastern Region and on the West with Western Region.  With the exception of Upper Denkyira West, Assin North Municipal and Assin South District Assemblies, GWCL is represented in the seventeen (17) remaining urban centres of the districts.

The Operation of GWCL water supply systems in the Central Region is headed by the Regional Chief Manager. The Chief Manager is supported by the following sectional Heads: Production, Distribution, Commercial, Finance, Human Resources, Audit, Materials and Water Quality Assurance departments.

Currently, the Region operates and maintains a total of nine (9) water supply production systems with an installed capacity of 136,830m³/d.  Those systems are managed by the Production Manager with support from nine (9) station officers.  Dunkwa and Twifo Praso however rely on groundwater as the source of production whilst the remaining systems are surface based treatment systems.

Administratively, the region has six (6) main water supply districts: Cape Coast, Saltpond, Winneba, Swedru, Dunkwa and Elmina districts.  There are 2no. sub districts that is, Bisease and Essuehyia serving under Swedru and Saltpond respectively.

Cape Coast District

District Manager              – Mr. Isaac Essilfie

Contact Number               –  0209172141

District Office Location  – Opposite Cape Coast Castle

The district covers Cape Coast township, Abura Dukwa, Jukwa, Twifo Praso, Moree, Pedu, Abura, Amosima.

The major Institutions at the Cape Coast Districts are the University of Cape Coast, Second Cycle Institutions such as Adisadel, Augustine, Mfantsipim, Wesley Girls High School, Ghana National, Aggrey Memorial, Our Lady of Apostles.

Swedru District

District Manager    – Mr. Gideon Asare Anor

Contact Numbers  – 0244764004/0208484434

District Office Location – Swedru Bungalow Area. Behind District Assembly

The Swedru District covers Swedru township, Bawjiase, Asafo, Kwanyako, Nkum, Duakwa, Mensahkrom, Nyakrom, Abodom, Kunduase, Ohiso, Asikuma, Bobikuma No. 1, 2 Nsaba, Afransie, Mankrom Junction, Bisease etc.

Major customers in these districts are: Swedru Secondary School, Satchet water producers, Ayensu Starch Factory.

Winneba District

District Manager – Mr. David Foli Asimah

Contact Number –  0243155392/050800814

District Office Location- Commercial Street Winneba

The Winneba district covers from Apam to Budumburam, Gomoa Fetteh , Senya Breku, Mumford, Winneba township.  University of Education, Writesand Hotel, Kwabena Owusu Ghana Hostel, Golden Gate Hotel, Windy lodge Hotel.

Saltpond District

District Manager – Mr. Joseph Benin

Contact Number – 0508679256/0244931883

District Office Location – Eguabado

The district stretches from Essakyir, Mankessim, Saltpond Anomabo, Ekonabaze, Ekoti, Abandze, Suprundo, Otuam, Serafo Kokodo, etc.

Key customers are Mfantsipim Girls High School, Saltpond and Ceramics among others.

Elmina District

District Manager – Cecil T. Otoo

Contact Number – 0244990911/0509757392

District Office Location – Elmina District Assembly Block Building

The district stretches from Elmina to Komenda Abrem Agona etc.

The major customers include Nduom group of Companies, Elmina Beach Resort, Komenda Sugar Factory, Edinaman Secondary School, and Prison Service.

Dunkwa District

District Manager – Alfred Amissah

Contact Number – 0505716810

District office Location – Dunkwa Low Cost near Court Building

The district is basically the Dunkwa Township.  Currently there is no major consumer as customers are predominately low/average customers.