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"I Promise To Legalize Weed" President Nelson Havi Says

The debate around the legalization of Marijuana has been one that is not often spoken about by Kenyan politicians. In an interview, the senator for Narok Ledama Ole Kina stated that Kenya is a country controlled by the Church. This makes it hard for politicians to openly air their views on the legalization of Marijuana.

Ledama first proposed an amendment to the parliament to classify cannabis as a narcotic and allow it to be used only for medicinal purposes. This move came after the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs removed Cannabis from the list of most dangerous drugs including cocaine and heroin.

The late Ken Okoth advanced the debate by coming up with a Marijuana Control Bill. In the bill, he opined that a Marijuana Control Council Be created that would register and License growers, producers, and manufacturers. He also stated that the crop had many economic benefits as it would create employment and help Kenya to offset its debts.

Cannabis Sativa advocate Gwada Ogot is hopeful that Kenya will join a list of other African countries including South Africa, zambia, Lesotho, Malawi, Zimbabwe among others where it has gained legal status.

Nelson Havi, the president of LSK, has joined the fight and has pledged to fight for the legalization of Bhang. The lawyer who is eyeing for the seat of Westlands constituency stated in his post that bang is healthy.

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