The Honourable Deputy Prime Minister of Lesotho Monyane Moleleki sat down with James West at the Cannabis Europa Conference in London, England to discuss all things cannabis within the country of Lesotho.

Lesotho was the first African country to legalize the cultivation and manufacturing of cannabis and has attracted international investments from major cannabis companies. His excellency outlines the nations deep history of administering herbal medicine and how the cannabis plant fits in line with Lesotho’s traditions.

Lesotho parliament has passed legislation of cannabis for pharmaceutical products and are now modernizing their regulation to become more compliant and progressive. Honourable Moleleki believes that being on the cutting edge of legal and regulatory framework, investors can feel more comfortable to invest within the country.

He also discusses the country’s compliant EU GMP standards for extraction, current cannabis investment and the company’s currently growing within the country.