Ban on cutting red wood in Haut-Katanga


Lubumbashi, December 5th, 2021 (CPA). – The vice-governor of Haut-Katanga, Jean-Claude Kamfwa Kimimba, has prohibited artisanal loggers in his jurisdiction from cutting red wood in order to conserve nature throughout the province, in during the meeting he recently chaired at the governorate in their intentions This government measure aims to further strengthen the mechanisms to protect the environment at a time when the world is facing global warming. Jean Lwamba, president of artisanal loggers and exporters of red wood Haut-Katanga, warned all its members about the strict respect of this decision.