NG: Gov. Ganduje of Kano state rejects legalization of cannabis

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Monday expressed his displeasure over an attempt at legalizing the use of cannabis in the country. 

Ganduje expressed his feelings when the Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) retired Brig.- Gen. Buba Marwa, led top officials of the agency on a courtesy visit to Kano.

In a statement by the NDLEA spokesperson, Mr Femi Babafemi, the governor said that no lawmaker from the state would support such a bid in the National Assembly.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the NDLEA’s visit to Kano state was part of the ongoing War Against Drug Abuse (WADA) project.


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