Charcoal Business in Nigeria

Charcoal business in Nigeria is becoming lucrative and competitive. Recently, the Nigeria States government enacted a law bounding everyone from cutting down trees for any alternation use except the government is aware of such act. Charcoal business men came out and argued that cutting down of trees for charcoal production also create job opportunity for the community where such practice is been done.

Meanwhile, the Oyo state government necessitates it that anyone that would cut down a tree must plant another one. According to research, cutting down of trees could course erosion or natural disaster among unforeseen implication that it may also proem to the entire populace.

Village men and woman find themselves daily-pay-job to take care of their families and love ones through the processing of charcoal.