The senate has officially received a petition seeking to legalise bhang.
The petition was presented to the senate by a citizen by the name Gwada Ogot.
Ogot who hails from Siaya County argues that the cannabis sativa is medicinal and will be of help if legalised.
One of the ailments Ogot claims the plant can cure includes Alzheimer’s.
He also states in the petition that the plant will be of economic and social value.