Ministry seeks order to demolish illegal structures at Sakumono Ramsar site

| Updated Nov 29, 2017 at 10:19am


Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr John Peter Amewu


The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources is to seek court order to demolish unauthorized structures on the Sakumono Ramsar site.

Two hundred hectres of the over one thousand hectares of land have been encroached upon.

The Sector Minister, John Peter Amewu who could not fathom the level of encroachment openly reprimanded the Director of Operation of the Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission, David Mpelle for allowing people to take over the Ramsar site.