Finance Minister Tito Mboweni believes legalising cannabis is the way forward for SA’s economy

South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is quite the character on Twitter – on any given day, he’s giving cooking advice, commenting on global news or punting the legalisation of cannabis to his 500,000 + followers.

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Mboweni openly believes that legalising the marijuana industry could help inject much-needed revenue into the country’s dwindling budget. Mboweni recently tweeted that he urgently needed to raise more tax and that the lucrative cannabis industry could be the remedy to that,  previously tweeting that it could add more than R 4 billion to the economy – but just how much of that revenue would be used to do actual good, Minister Mboweni?

Take a look at some of his tweets below and read more on the latest cannabis news right here.






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