Africa

Tanzania's security forces

Tanzania's security forces have been urged by authorities to crackdown on drugs (Source: Wikimedia).

Tanzanian authorities claim to be intensifying their crack down on the illegal drug trade, but critics - including some in the government - say that the approach is...
Strict drug laws in Tunisia

Possessing any quantity of any drug in Tunisia is punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of one year imprisonment. (Source: Pixabay/PIxabay)

As the Tunisian parliament considers a legislative revision to the country’s notoriously strict drug law, human rights organisations are urging lawmakers to reduce...

Source: Wikimedia

Psychedelics truly are experiencing somewhat of a renaissance after being flatly ignored and outright banned from human scientific research for many decades. In the last...
South Africa on track to Legalise Medical Cannabis

South Africa on track to legalise medical cannabis (Source: Pixabay/Wikimedia)

South Africa may legally regulate medical cannabis as soon as April 2017. The South African Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Health has said that the...

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