Ondo State is set to create history by being
the first state in Nigeria to legalize Marijuana.
The news was revealed by the State’s
Governor, Rotimi Akeredelu also has it that the legalisation wil be supervised
by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA.
Govornor Rotimi and NDELA Boss, Abdallah visited Thailand to
Learn How to Grow Cannabis. The governor said the state is on the journey of creating economic opportunities
for the youth(18-35), partners with the German Government and Nigeria’s Federal
Ministry of Labour and Employment in organizing an employability programme.
His full tweets below read…
Our focus now is Medical Marijuana
cultivation in controlled plantations under the full supervision of the @ndlea_nigeria.
I strongly implore the FG to take this seriously as it is a thriving industry
that will create 1000’s of Jobs for our youth & spur Economic
We all know that Ondo State is the hot bed of
cannabis cultivation in Nigeria. We know how to grow it and it thrives well in
the Sunshine State. With an estimated value of $145 Billion in 2025, we would
be shortchanging ourselves if we failed t tap into the Legal Marijuana Market