Category Archives: Conservation

Kimbi Fungom National Park, Prospective Category 1 Protected Area

After evolving from Fungom Native Authority Forest Reserve in 1932 and Kimbi River Game Reserve in 1964, this biodiversity hotspot, which was last February 2015 christened the        Kimbi-Fungom National Park is en route to becoming a Category 1 protected area. By B. Shancho Ndimuh Created as category 2 protected area with a surface of 95,380, […]

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Nyango, World’s Lone Cross River Gorilla In Captivity Is No More!

The only Cross River Gorilla in captivity in the world that was at the Limbe Wildlife Centre is no more. She died few weeks ago after a protracted illness and was laid to rest on the same day in the wildlife sanctuary amid well-wishers who combed the premises to pay their last homage to the […]

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Stop Dumping Waste On Mt. Cameroon – Conservator

Tourists and athletes hiking Mt. Cameroon, or visiting the Park, have been cautioned to quit throwing waste in and around this biodiversity hot spot. The message, in the form of a warning was dished out recently by the Park Conservator, Simon Besong, while on a six day working visit across Tour Organisations around Mt. Cameroon […]

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Press Release: ERuDeF Officially Launches New Branch In UK

The President and Chief Executive of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF), Louis Nkembi, wishes to inform all his partners, friends of ERuDeF, sympathisers, members and staff of  the Organisation of the official launching of ERuDeF-UK. The grandeur occasion took place on March 18, 2017 in Newcastle, United Kingdom at the University of Newcastle. […]

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Eco-Lodges Erected To Boost Tourism In Mt. Cameroon

The Mount Cameroon National Park (MCNP) has embarked on the construction of some modern eco-lodges up at the mountain. A modern leisure house christened ‘’Caravanie’’, two park arcs and over twelve modern eco-lodges comprising a general eco-lodge for all category of visitors and some VIP suites, are the main structures under construction. Other facilities accompanying […]

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