A Kenyan man shocked Kenyan Authority after he was arrested feasting a rare delicacy of chapati that was made of weeds/ marijuana.
Authorities explain that this can be termed as indirect consumption of the prohibited drug. There are cases of individuals taking cookies that are believed to contain cannabis.
Smoking is a commonly known method. Marijuana is illegal in Kenya but there are reports that most youths in Kenya are taking this drug which is sold in the black market.
Marijuana users in the country have been crusading for its legalization. The late Kibra MP Ken Okoth had tabled a bill in parliament citing medicinal values of the drug. He alleged that the drug could;
In recent years there are individuals who have been crusading to be legalized. Ken Okoth the late Member of Parliament for Kibra had prepared a bill that was citing some medicinal value of this drug. He was proposing that marijuana has the following benefits.
Reduces Dravet seizure
Helps in relaxation
suppresses pain from nerves damage
Reduces the risks of nerve damage
kills breasts cancer cells
bone growth stimulants
Across the world and especially in the United States, marijuana consumption is allowed in some states. In some cases, the drug is used anaesthetic, especially during surgeries.