LEGALITY OF MARIJUANA IN NIGERIA: A LEGAL OPINION-Kayode Ajulo, PhD

Abstract In the recent times, there have been calls from different quarters on the need to legalize the use of Marijuana in Nigeria. This legal opinion considers the mischief behind the laws proscribing the production, possession, sale and use of Marijuana and thereafter considers the benefits of legalizing Marijuana in Nigeria.Introduction Classified as an illicit drug in many countries, marijuana is outlawed by many governments. In Nigeria, it is often referred to as ‘Indian hemp’, in the country, Cannabis Sativa, which has enjoyed use as fibre, seed and seed oils,…

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Emefiele: Buhari consolidating on milestones on economy, security to build a giant Nigeria – UK group

A United Kingdom-based group, Arise-Nigeria, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over his reappointment of Godwin Emefiele as Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. Governor. Arise Nigeria said President Buhari has cemented the broken conscience of our society to remain united with Emefiele’s re-appointment. According to a statement jointly signed by its President Philip Idaewor and Secretary, Charles Eze, the group averred that Buhari is no doubt consolidating on milestones on economy and security to build a giant and stronger Nigeria. The statement said Emefiele’s reappointment has no doubt silenced critics of…

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