medical marijuana

[LISTEN] Marijuana in SA: Is it really legal?

There's a lot of confusion about marijuana in South Africa. Mia Malan sat down with Joan van Dyk to separate fact from fiction.

Letters to the editor: October 6 to 12 2017


Readers write in about the auditor witch-hunt, and drug policy

Legal dagga process draaaags on

Lisa Steyn

Growing marijuana for medical use is due to be greenlit, but the informal market is already booming

SA gears up to grow medical marijuana

Joan van Dyk

The country may soon begin growing medical marijuana but it will have to meet national guidelines to crack the legal market.

South Africa at dagga crossroads


A Western Cape court ruled in March that a ban on dagga use by adults at home was unconstitutional, effectively decriminalising it in the province.