Wood furniture

Chinese demand for luxury wood furniture ‘fuels’ deforestation in West Africa

By NDI EUGENE NDI By MOHAMMED MAMAN For months, Cameroonian authorities have faced pressure from environmentalists to cancel a government contract that authorized the controversial harvest of timber from a heritage forest. On August 11, the Prime Minister’s office issued an annulment decree. Fouda Seraphin Magloire, the secretary general of the prime minister’s office, said […]