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2 May
Tory Lanez was temporarily detained at a Las Vegas airport after marijuana was allegedly found on him by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents.  According to TMZ, the rapper was reportedly detained at the travel hub in the early hours of Sunday morning when authorities found a large amount of weed in his bag.  However, Lanez…
5 Apr
The Police Command in Ogun has discovered a large expanse of land cultivated for marijuana, also known as Indian Hemp, while seven suspects met planting the seeds were apprehended.
25 Oct 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Monday charged a 27-year-old man, Alfa Adamu before a Federal High Court Lagos, for alleged drug trafficking.
26 Jul 2021
The Police in Edo State yesterday said they arrested two suspected cultists on the Benin-Sapele Road bypass in Benin City with a pump-action gun and dry leaves believed to be marijuana.
29 Jun 2021
Mexico's Supreme Court on Monday decriminalized recreational marijuana use for adults, declaring its prohibition under the health law to be unconstitutional, after a legalization bill stalled in Congress.
3 Jun 2021
Pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) have kicked against calls for legalising medical Cannabis (Marijuana/Indian hemp).
8 Apr 2021
Virginia on Wednesday became the first southern US state to approve the use of small amounts of marijuana for personal use.
3 Dec 2020
The UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs on Wednesday voted to reclassify cannabis by removing it from a category of the world's most dangerous drugs. The 53 member states of the Vienna-based UN agency voted 27-25, with one abstention. The votes come following the World Health Organization's recommendation to remove cannabis and cannabis resin from Schedule…
15 Sep 2020
In recent times, there have been several calls for the legalisation of marijuana due to the medical and health benefits that it possess. Despite these benefits, marijuana still has potential risks that could outweigh its benefits in some cases. Signs of Use Marijuana can be consumed in a number of ways, although smoking is the most common…
19 Jul 2020
Concerned elders in Ilorin are worried over alleged rise in crime rates among youths in the ancient town of Ilorin, Kwara State.
1 Jul 2020
Today, the voices of hunger, the voices of insecurity and the voices of COVID-19 have been almost drowned with the voices of rape. At least within the life period of this administration...
26 Jun 2020
A Federal High Court in Lagos State has sentenced a 22-year-old man, Tunde Morakinyo, to six-month imprisonment for unlawfully dealing in 600 grammes of marijuana.


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Twelve people died when gunmen opened fire on villagers in troubled northeast Nigeria, police said.
2 hours ago
SADIYA UMAR FAROUQ: Resourceful Administrator, Raising The Bar Of Productivity, Excellence At The Federal Ministry Of Humanitarians Affairs, Disaster Management, Social Development.  She is a woman of substance who can never be ignored in the rollcall of Nigerians whose professional engagements and exemplary lifestyle have helped in raising the bars of productivity and excellence. Certainly,…
2 hours ago
Knutsford University College, Ghana; The Ideal University For Nigerians In Search Of The Academic Golden Fleece For a long time, tertiary institutions in Nigeria have been grappling with keeping faith in their academic mandates. The reason behind this unfortunate reality includes; numerous industrial actions by various academic unions which end up disrupting and prolonging the…
3 hours ago
Nigerians, from different quarters, have described President Muhammadu Buhari’s national broadcast on the occasion of 62nd independence anniversary, as a national embarrassment
3 hours ago
The Secretary-General of Niger Republic Community in Nigeria, Mallam Sidilghabit Tarwaq, has commended the warm relationship between Nigeria and the Niger Republic.