Marijuana which is popularly known as weed is a psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant used for medical or recreational purposes. Even though it is illegal, it is believed to be highly used by a lot of young people and is perceived by some especially the smokers as a non-threatening substance to consume. On the other hand, some do not take likely to marijuana because they believe it effects is negative to the society.
Historically, marijuana became illegal in September, 1937 in the United States because it was said to be the most violence-causing drug known. The Drug Commission promoted the idea that marihuana made users act extremely violent. Some have actually considered this act as sinister and the claim, a lie. A way for the pharmaceutical organization to sell their products and put aside the naturals.
Oye of Afro100 takes on the street of Lagos to get the opinion of passer-by to know their take on the issue. Should Marijuana be legalized in Nigeria? Watch and enjoy;