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Instadose Canada Discovers DRC is Not For the Faint-hearted As It Tries To Recover 18 Tons of Medical Cannabis From National Intelligence in Kinshasa

Instadose Canada Discovers DRC is Not For the Faint-hearted As It Tries To Recover 18 Tons of Medical Cannabis From National Intelligence in Kinshasa

Instadose Canada is reviewing its relationship with the Democratic Republic of Congo after officials seized 18 tons of medicinal cannabis bound for North Macedonia in June 2021. Cannabiz Africa understands that the consignment is being kept under guard by the country’s National Intelligence Agency while Instadose tries to “clear up outstanding paperwork”.

23/02/08, 05:00

Ibogaine: Bio-Pirates Target Gabon’s Sacred Plant As Worldwide Demand Soars

Ibogaine: Bio-Pirates Target Gabon’s Sacred Plant As Worldwide Demand Soars

Ibogaine’s healing properties are as yet to be thoroughly researched and Gabon’s sacred plant is classified as a Schedule 1 substance in the US because of its psychoactive effects. However, it increasingly being used by opioid detox clinics in Mexico, New Zealand and the Netherlands as its popularity grows rapidly, despite the dangers associated with it.

23/02/01, 13:00

Gabon Sitting on an Ibogaine Goldmine as African Medicinal Plants Become the Way of the Future

Gabon Sitting on an Ibogaine Goldmine as African Medicinal Plants Become the Way of the Future

The world is waking up to the power of African medicine. Gabon’s sacred plant, Ibogaine, is increasingly in demand because of its powerful healing properties.

23/01/28, 09:00

Bophelo: Now Akanda Counter-Sues Mojela for Almost R20 M For “Failing to Fulfil Her Duties”

Bophelo: Now Akanda Counter-Sues Mojela for Almost R20 M For “Failing to Fulfil Her Duties”

Nasdaq-listed Akanda may have exited Lesotho, but the Battle for Bophelo continues between lawyers in London as the company takes on its former chairperson Louisa Mojela over the unauthorized liquidation of its local subsidiary. Akanda says Bophelo's management team received excessive compensation for poor performance and wants to recover 900 000 British pounds.

23/01/28, 07:00

Mauritius Is To Legalize Medical Cannabis Imports But Cultivation Not Under Consideration

Mauritius Is To Legalize Medical Cannabis Imports But Cultivation Not Under Consideration

The Indian Ocean Island of Mauritius has amended its Dangerous Drugs Act 2000 to decriminalize cannabis for certain medical conditions. It has issued no date for the implementation of the proposed guidelines and says cannabis cultivation is not part of the plan.

23/01/25, 11:00

Aftermath of the Battle of Bophelo: Akanda CEO Tej Virk May be the Latest Victim as Group Rakes in Losses After Exit from Africa

Aftermath of the Battle of Bophelo: Akanda CEO Tej Virk May be the Latest Victim as Group Rakes in Losses After Exit from Africa

Akanda has dropped almost US$11 million in last six months and CEO Tej Virk has been placed on “paid leave of absence for administrative and personal reasons” as the Nasdaq-listed group struggles to find its way between European opportunity and destruction of shareholder value.

23/01/09, 15:00

Zim Police Bust Cannabis Grow Op at Harare Church Premises

Zim Police Bust Cannabis Grow Op at Harare Church Premises

Acting on a tip-off, Zimbabwe police raided the Pinnacle Baptist Church Stand, in Westlea, Harare where they found 700 cannabis plants and arrested one person.

23/01/09, 07:00

Malawi Shares Zimbabwe’s Anxiety Over Declining Tobacco Revenue, Looking at Hemp as an Alternative

Malawi Shares Zimbabwe’s Anxiety Over Declining Tobacco Revenue, Looking at Hemp as an Alternative

Malawi seeks to develop the hemp industry to make up for declining earnings from the tobacco sector. However, authorities have been criticized for the high cost of license fees. At US$!0 000 this is way out of reach for most small-scale tobacco farmers.

22/12/26, 11:00

Zambia : Too Busy Dealing With Debt Crisis to Develop a Cannabis Industry

Zambia : Too Busy Dealing With Debt Crisis to Develop a Cannabis Industry

The Global Cannabis Report 2022 says that Zambia moved early to legalize the export of medical cannabis but has made little progress because of the constant economic turmoil in the country. It says it will be some time before there’s any meaningful development on the cannabis front in Zambia.

22/12/26, 09:30

Rwanda: Likely to Open Up Domestic CBD Market in 2023

Rwanda: Likely to Open Up Domestic CBD Market in 2023

The Global Cannabis Report 2022 says Rwanda is likely to follow South Africa in opening up a domestic market for cannabinoid products. Although non-medical use is prohibited, Rwanda may pay a pivotal role in liberalising attitudes towards cannabis in East and Central Africa.

22/12/23, 07:00

Ugandan Cannabis: Potential Ahead But Right Now Israeli Group Has Monopoly on the “Devil’s Plant”

Ugandan Cannabis: Potential Ahead But Right Now Israeli Group Has Monopoly on the “Devil’s Plant”

The Global Cannabis Report says that over the next few years, Uganda is a market worth watching as it has clearly demonstrated an ability to meet international import standards. However, the industry is limited in that only one export license has been granted – to the local subsidiary of Israeli multinational Together Pharma.

22/12/21, 08:00

Ailing Zimbabwe Puts New Energy into Cannabis as a Forex Alternative to Tobacco

Ailing Zimbabwe Puts New Energy into Cannabis as a Forex Alternative to Tobacco

The Global Cannabis Report 2022 says Zimbabwe has renewed its focus on developing its hemp and cannabis industries as economic drivers to try and pull the country out of its financial mire and provide an alternative revenue source to tobacco exports.

22/12/20, 08:00

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