Category Archives: Forestry

Cross River Gorilla Tour Attracts French Volunteers

Motivated by their love for nature and the desire to contribute towards the conservation of Africa’s most endangered primate, the Cross River Gorilla, two French volunteers, Maillard Francette and her son Pascal Maillard flew to Cameroon on October 26, 2015. Their destination: the Lebialem Highland Conservation Complex (LHCC). By Asoh Bedwin Once in the the […]

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Journalist Detained Blowing Whistle On Water Shortage, Poor Sanitation

His crime was anchoring a radio programme on environmental issues that affect the residents of Menji such as scarcity of water, poor garbage disposal, impassable roads, and the awkward construction of market sheds at the Menji main market. Before he knew it, Bisong Oliver, anchor of “Lebialem Top Show” of the Lebialem Community Radio (LCR) […]

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Consumers Rush For ‘Silver Back’ Palm Oil

Consumers have discovered new natural palm oil free from chemicals and produced by Silver Back Company through bio and traditional methods. The consumers have been thronging the company’s warehouse in Marche Tsinfem, directly behind Diamond Travel Agency Dchang, West Region. Last October 2015, many of the consumers who realized the good quality of Silver Back’s […]

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More Attention Needed To Protect Vulnerable Road Users

A report published recently by researchers indicates that governments need to exercise more attention to protect road users like motorcyclists who are particularly vulnerable, making up 23% of all road traffic deaths. In Cameroon, motorcycle accidents constitute a horrific cause of deaths on the road. By Anu Nkeze Paul In many regions, as in Cameroon, […]

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Ignorant Villagers ‘Kill’ Mother Zebra Wood

Imagine that you are desperately trying to keep alive a fertile endangered species to keep on bearing young ones and one day you discover it lying on its side. Stone dead. Killed by ignorant villagers. By Tengem Adeline In September 2015, the ERuDeF Conservation of Threatened Trees of Mt. Cameroon Area project team was astounded […]

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