Legal status of marijuana in Kenya


Legal status of marijuana in Kenya

MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN KENYA

The production, sale and possession of any form of medicinal marijuana products are illegal in Kenya.

RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN KENYA

The cultivation, sale, and possession of cannabis for recreational purposes are illegal in Kenya.

Cannabis is not uncommon in Kenya, but any kind of possession of cannabis is illegal and will be punished.

In 2017 The Senate’s Committee on Health was petitioned to decriminalize recreational marijuana and legalize medical marijuana but has not responded so far.