Legalizing Marijuana Is Hypocritical
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known professionally as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer and rapper. He is one of the biggest and most successful African artists, Burna Boy has said that hypocrisy is the reason why marijuana has not yet been legalized in Nigeria.
Marijuana (also known as weed) is still illegal in Nigeria, although some people in the country have not stopped using it Burna Boy, during a conversation with Home Grown Radio in Los Angeles, opined that everyone smokes marijuana in Nigeria but does not want to be seen with it.
Burna said that the misconception about marijuana is another reason why it has not been legalized in Nigeria, According to him, the legalization of marijuana is just a topic that nobody wants to talk about, but many smoke it.
When asked about the legalization of marijuana in Nigeria, It is not a zero-tolerance. It’s like everyone does it, but no one wants to be the one talking about it. It’s a bit hypocritical out there.
“They try to make it look like if you smoke marijuana you will go crazy in Nigeria. Everybody smokes it, it’s a topic that nobody wants to talk about, Nobody wants to talk about it; everyone is great. Nobody wants to make it possible to advocate for marijuana legalization
However, Burna Boy noted that he likes to visit Los Angeles because marijuana is free in the state and the best are in the city.