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Charcoal producers urged to follow regulations: MEFT

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 18 JUN (NAMPA) - The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) has strongly warned charcoal producers contravening the regulation on charcoal production during the fire season, which commenced on 01 May 2022.
He said perpetrators will be liable for prosecution under the Forest Act 12 of 2001.
A directive issued recently by the Director of Forestry in the ministry, Johnson Ndokosho, said many parts of Namibia received higher-than-average rain during the 2021/2022 season and ...