Ghana: 77-year-old marijuana farmer arrested

Police in Ghana have arrested a 77-year-old man Opanin Kwadwo Sampene for cultivating marijuana farm. The suspect was cultivating a 2-acre marijuana farm at Mem, a suburb of Atebubu in the Bono East region of Ghana. Police say the man arrested has been using marijuana himself for years besides growing the plant. The suspect disclosed that he has been smoking weed for well over 6 decades, according to police account. He however explained that his decision to cultivate the hard drug was to make money for his upkeep since he…

Read More