Legal status of marijuana in Rwanda


Legal status of marijuana in Rwanda

MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN RWANDA

Medical marijuana is legal for patients with a prescription from a licensed physician in Rwanda as Rwanda legalized medical marijuana for treating pain and mental problems.

RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN RWANDA

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

Cannabis is locally grown and is easy to find even though any kind of possession of cannabis is illegal in Rwanda and will be punished.

We are not aware of any possible law changes in the (near) future in Rwanda regarding medical and/or recreational cannabis.