For now, CBD found in dagga, has been removed from South Africa’s list of highly-controlled drugs explains lawyer Abrianne Marais.
There’s good news for proponents of the dagga-derived compound CBD or cannabidiol.
An exemption gazetted by then Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsloedi last week means products containing CBD have been removed from South Africa’s list of highly-controlled drugs.
Lawyer, Abrianne Marais of Hogan Lovells, joined Melanie Rice to take about what the exemption means and began by explaining more about CBD.
CBD is one of the two cannabidiods found in the cannabis plant. The one being CBD and the other being THC – and that’s the stuff