‘’Let the resurrection of Christ rekindle the spirit of being each other’s keeper’’ – Sir John

The Chief Executive (CEO) of the Forestry Commission (FC), Lawyer Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie has admonished the generality of the Ghanaian people to be each other’s keeper even as the country marks death and resurrection of Jesus Christ amid the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. According to the former General Secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), […]

Forestry Commission guards to be equipped with 1,000 firearms by February 2020

The Forestry Commission (FC) is to take delivery of 1,000 firearms for forest and wildlife guards to combat illegalities across the country’s forest and wildlife protected areas. The firearms will enable the guards to protect themselves and also repel the frequent attacks on them by some unscrupulous people, including illegal chainsaw operators and poachers. The […]

Clement Apaak’s rosewood fight: a hoax and deceptive; he’s only politicking-Forestry Commission Boss

The Chief Executive Officer of the Forestry Commission, Mr. Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie has lampooned the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Builsa South Constituency, Clement Apaak, for what he says is the MP’s hypocritical approach the fight against the harvesting and export of rosewood timber in the country. According to Sir John […]

John Mahama and NDC grinded the bones into powder and prepared TZ with it, that is why Ghana is hard today-Sir John

Chief Executive Officer of the Forestry Commission, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, popularly known as Sir John says the bones that former president John Mahama spoke about when he made reference to the bad economic situation the country had been grinded into powder and used to prepare Tuo Zaafi. According to him, that is what accounts for […]

Reducing carbon emissions: Ghana and Ecuador sign agreement for environmental protection and forest development

The Governments of Ghana and Ecuador have signed an agreement to cooperate on environmental protection, with a focus and emphasis on forestry development. The cooperation between the two countries will be centred on reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+). REDD+ is a global framework through which developing countries are rewarded financially for any […]