The Kumasi Zoological Gardens has been shut down to clear route for renovation works.
The Zoo, which is the main untamed life vacationer site in the Ashanti area, is situated in the focal business region of Kumasi and at present houses around 143 creatures comprised of 36 distinct species.
Dr Meyir Ziekah, Manager of the Zoo told the Ghana News Agency in a meeting in Kumasi that the redesign is to help supplant the powerless enclosures and dividers to forestall any calamity.
He rejected that the conclusion was because of the flare-up of the Covid and the ensuing limitations forced by the legislature.
Dr Ziekah clarified that the continuous restoration works are required to be finished in December 2020 for public visits.
He said the Zoo is filling its center need as a spot where vacationers get the occasion to see various types of creatures, and simultaneously, as an examination place for creature researchers.
“It is additionally filling in as a prtect shelter for creatures, as of now encountering annihilation in the nation’s backwoods holds,” he said
Dr Ziekah spoke to NGOs keen on the conservation of creatures to help uphold the endeavors of government to reposition the Kumasi Zoo as a significant vacationer site in the nation.