Halo Labs Announces Strategic Partnership In Lesotho Africa

Bophelo Bioscience

LESOTHO: Halo Labs announced it has signed a letter of intent to enter into a partnership with Bophelo Bioscience and Wellness Pty Ltd, a Lesotho based cannabis company. Halo will provide management services and expertise to build, design and operate cGAP cultivation and cGMP extraction facilities in exchange for a 20% equity position in Bophelo Bioscience, as Read the full article…

South Africa Parliament Introduces Bill To Legalize Dagga

Last year Oriani-Ambrosini was diagnosed with stage four, inoperable lung cancer, which forms the background to this bill.

SOUTH AFRICA: The Medical Innovation Bill, a bill to legalize Cannabis in South Africa for medical, economic and industrial purposes, was introduced in parliament today. The bill was submitted by Member of Parliament, Mario GR Oriani-Ambrosini from the Inkatha Freedom Party. The Medical Innovation Bill aims to make provision for innovations in medical treatments by legalizing Read the full article…

Liberia To Burn $4 Million Worth Of Marijuana, Smuggled In Via Presidential Motorcade

The vehicle used in the operation is known as “Escort 1,” the jeep that normally leads the president’s convoy, Souh said.

LIBERIA: Liberia’s Drug Enforcement Agency has arrested the head of the presidential motorcade for allegedly using an official vehicle to smuggle 654 pounds of marijuana into Liberia from neighboring Sierra Leone, officials said Monday. The motorcade commander, Perry Dolo, was arrested over the weekend along with three other men after crossing from Sierra Leone via the Read the full article…

Growing Marijuana To Make Ends Meet In Swaziland

Marijuana cultivation is enticing more poor people, despite the fact that it is illegal.

SWAZILAND: The ongoing decline of Swaziland’s economy has left many people with no livelihood other than subsistence farming – including the growing of cannabis. But cultivation of “Swazi Gold” – as it’s known to weed enthusiasts – is still barely keeping households afloat.