Kibera born rapper Octopizzo has come out to support the legalization of weed. He stated that it should be as easily accessible to the public the way cigarettes are.
In an interview he did on Mambo Mseto, the ‘Namba nane’ crooner maintained that the legalization of weed is very vital. This way, marijuana users will freely smoke it anywhere. He said:
legalization of weed ni very important sana.
The rapper also revealed
MIMI HUTUMIA MEDICINAL KWA CHAI NIKIWA LOS ANGELES AND AMSTERDAM PAHALI WEED NI LEGAL.
The ‘noma ni’ hitmaker praised Kibera MP Ken Okoth for tabling the legalization of marijuana bill in parliament.
leader wetu pale mtaani naweza sema amejaribu sana especially ikikuja ni story ya education na kusupport legalization of weed.
He continued saying that alcohol and cigarettes have far much worse side effects compared to marijuana.
pombe ina madhara na sigara pia iko na madhara mbaya sana kuliko bangi. but medicinal for example ukitengeneza nayo chai haina side effects.
At saa hii ugali ikiwekwa kwa roller uivute itakua na madhara because ni smoke. Ata ukichoma takataka
The hitmaker confessed that because of hardships in the slums he had once sold weed:
nishawai uza bangi nikiwa mtaani, time sikuwa na job. Nilikuwa nauza Napata pesa ya kutibu mtoto wangu.
He added saying many youths will be able to earn a living through the legalization of weed.
itafungulia vijana wengine Kazi.