- Shatta Wale and Samini have reacted to the legalisation of Cannabis in Ghana
- They have expressed joy about the news
- The two have revealed plans to expand their cannabis plans and creating employment
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Ghanaian dancehall musicians Samini and Shatta Wale have jubilated over the legalization of cannabis in Ghana by government.
The two took to their Twitter handles to tell how excited they are over the news.
Shatta Wale, for instance, wrote that he was happy about the move and praised Akufo-Addo.
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Samini, on the said his Highgrade Weed farm is going to go commercial, and thanked all those who had in one way or the other called for the legalisation of weed.
Shatta Wale then wrote again saying that “at long last weed has been legalised, and called on his Samini to expand his farm to employ him:
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Samini gladly welcomed the idea:
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Meanwhile, their colleague Stonebwoy had also played his part when he said earlier that cannabis is harmless compared with cigarette, therefore, it must be legalised.
Also, actress Yvonne Nelson called for the legalisation of weed saying it is good for medicinal purposes.
The government of Ghana on Friday, March 20, 2020, passed the Narcotics Control Commission Bill, 2019.
The law now makes the country’s Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) a Commission with enhanced powers to oversee the industrial use of some narcotic substances.
The Commission, however, will have the mandate to control and eliminate the trafficking of prohibited narcotic drugs to ensure public safety.
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