Much less then forty-eight hours after Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State introduced his go to to Thailand for the aim of studying extra about Hashish extract growth, a number of reactions have continued to path the concept.
Akeredolu, who’s in Thailand together with Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah rtd, the Chairman of the Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company (NDLEA), are wanting into the benefits of Hashish within the making of meals and medicines.
Hashish extraction and export was first proposed by Omoyele Sowore, the 2019 presidential candidate of the African Motion Congress (AAC) in the course of the campaigns.
On Twitter, Senator Shehu Sani, the member representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District within the Nationwide Meeting reacted by advising Akeredolu to look into different concepts by partnering different states within the areas agriculture to spice up revenue in Ondo state.
Senator Sani who tweeted together with his official tweeter deal with @ShehuSani requested Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu to jettison the concept of extracting the Hashish plant.
“My dear brother Akeredolu, Lagos partner Kebbi for Rice, Pls partner Niger for Beans, Kaduna for Ginger or partner Benue for Yam: Pls leave this Indian Hemp matter for now, Abeg” he tweeted.
Tweeting instantly, Omoyele Sowore mentioned he was “disappointed” within the Kaduna Senator for kicking towards the sensible thought which had already been put into check in nation like Canada and lately in Uganda.
@YeleSowore famous that it was unlucky Sani has refused to see the chance through which the Hashish extraction assist the nation including that it might additionally assist develop his “Afro hair” if legally accepted by the federal government.
“I hate to face between two Nigerian politicians participating asinine arguments however i’m upset in you for this tweet. Have you ever ever considered it that when this concept lastly positive factors authorized floor your Afro hair may gain advantage from a domestically produced line of Hashish hair merchandise?
Sowore had on the fifth of September 2019 whereas proposing the concept mentioned: “We have to start taking care of our weed, igbo, such that we can also contribute to the GDP of the world. Some of the best weed in the world are grown in Ekiti state. I am very serious and people are making billions out of that particular plant that is very potent in Nigeria. We should be focusing on it.” he mentioned.
“Our NDLEA should get the memo in advance that Nigeria would be exporting weed to cure cancer in other parts of the world instead of chasing after people who are growing weed. Whereas, they are not chasing after our politicians who are smoking cocaine in their houses”.