Governemnt Postive Resolution on Cannabis is Poised to Make Uganda Africa’s Next Cannabis Powerhouse

Ruatoria Hemp Harvest - Robin Thomson

By Daniels N. Tatya After the country’s Agriculture Ministry approved cultivation licenses, other legislators demanded that legality be clarified before planting commences. International investors are anxiously awaiting a resolution. Uganda, fertile and sun-drenched, is harboring dreams of becoming the next cannabis hotshot of the African continent. Foreign capital has been flowing in to launch the new industry. So, much hangs in the balance as the country’s cabinet weighs changes to the criminal code allowing cultivation to proceed. There appears to be a tension between the lure of a lucrative new…

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