Researcher calls for national taskforce to fight illegal lumbering

Dumasua (B/A)� Dr John Akparep, a Researcher and Senior Lecturer at the University of Development Studies, has called for the establishment of a national taskforce to fight illegal chainsaw operations and preserve the forest resources. …

Elephants devastate farms in 21 communities in Assin South

Pillar 19-Tinkorang (C/R)- More than 21 farming communities bordering the evergreen Kakum forest reserve in the Assin South District of the Central Region have had their farmers destroyed by elephants.

The rampaging elephants destroyed crops …

First Lady donates items to three Institutions

Accra- First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, distributed food and household items to three physically challenged institutions and the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, at a short presentation ceremony, in Accra.

The gesture was done under …

KITA to boosts smallholder farmers’ capacity in Agro value addition

Effiduase (Ash), – The Kumasi Institute of Tropical Agriculture (KITA), is making moves to provide training to about 180 small holder farmers in Asante Effiduase, to help boost their capacities in adding value to their …

Rainfall pattern has changed in Ghana – EPA

Accra- Dr Emmanuel Tachie-Obeng, the National Focal Person on Climate Change Education and Awareness, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on Wednesday said the country’s rainfall pattern has changed and become unpredictable over the past 30 years. …