Virtual is Dope – Africa Prepares for First Virtual Cannabis Expo

Cape Town, South Africa – The cannabis industry is budding with preparations for Africa’s first-ever virtual cannabis expo. The Cannabis Expo, organisers of the continent’s biggest cannabis events, has launched a global virtual meeting point for everyone interested in cannabis business in Africa. The Cannabis Vexpo (Virtual Expo) is a three-day event, which runs 26 […]

Synthetic Marijuana, What are the Dangers and How to Avoid It?

Now that weed has been decriminalised in South Africa, it’ll be easier to control quality and content. However you might still end up coming across dodgy products, so it’s important to be able to distinguish synthetic marijuana and the real deal. Why should you know how to tell them apart?  Fake weed can be dangerous. […]

Can Cannabis Help Women Struggling with Menopause?

Almost 30 million women in the world are currently going through menopause, and are suffering symptoms such as hot flashes, mood swings, and night sweats. The usual treatment for these symptoms tends to be hormone therapy, which comes with a slew of side effects itself. Maybe that’s why a study has found that a number […]

How South Africa Can Learn from Colorado’s Cannabis Taxation Model

There are many reasons to want to go to Colorado, including the weather, the sights, and the local wildlife. However, in 2012 the state of Colorado created another incentive to visit, when they legalised the production, purchase, and consumption of cannabis. This legislation also came with a tax, the first $40 million of which every […]

Cheeba Cannabis Academy Opens Africa’s First Campus in Gauteng

The burgeoning SA cannabis industry has taken a foundational step forward with the announcement from trailblazer, Cheeba Africa that they are opening the first dedicated cannabis education campus on the African continent. Cheeba Africa has already established a solid online education offering through its international partnership with Medical Marijuana 411 – the global leader in […]

Best Shows/YouTube Clips to Watch While High

What’s better than relaxing by the tv and passing around a joint? Maybe the tv is background noise – or maybe that’s your friends. Either way, no one wants to waste time scrolling through Youtube or Netflix when there is weed to be smoked. So to save you some time, here are our recommendations for […]

Three Major Events for Cannabis in South Africa So Far

The 2020 U.S. elections were good news for cannabis laws in the U.S. – several states voted to legalise it for medicinal or recreational use. But it’s not all about the Americans – South Africa has seen some cannabis-related updates too. Although the cannabis industry is still far from legal, these small changes might be […]

What do the 2020 Elections Mean for Cannabis Legalisation in the US (and Around the World)

Despite its turbulent history and not-so-stellar international reputation, the U.S. still holds a large degree of influence over cultural trends in the world. With issues such as gay marriage and cannabis, elected officials have often been slow to budge. However, things start to be shifting in favour of marijuana legalisation, and Joe Biden’s recent victory […]

Are Grow Clubs Legal in SA?

As of September 2018, South Africa decriminalised cannabis for private use. In addition to This was great news for those who no longer wanted to buy their bud con the sly, but it is kind of complicated for everyone else. The government didn’t make cannabis use legal, and it also didn’t decriminalise production. What does […]