NKOMBO KACHEMBA, Kitwe
MINISTER of Lands and Natural Resources Jean Kapata says Government will soon recruit 450 forest guards who will be deployed in various forest reserves to curb indiscriminate cutting down of trees.
Ms Kapata said in an interview yesterday that Government wants to ensure that forests are conserved to protect the eco-system.
She said her ministry will be working in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and Arts as well as the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock to conserve forests, wildlife and aquatic life in various water bodies.
“We shall soon be recruiting forest guards who will be deployed in various forests country-wide. If one person is deployed in…..http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/