MORIJA LICENCING

Morija MedCannabis Limited is a biotech-pharma company with a portfolio of four Medicinal Cannabis licences in the Kingdom of Lesotho, and one Special Clearance for the cultivation of all Sativa and Indica endemic strains for medicinal purposes in Mozambique.

The licenses in Lesotho are for: - Prohibited Drug Operator granted by the Ministry of Health in Lesotho under Section 12 of the Drugs of abuse Act, 2008. Approved activities under these licenses include: Cultivation; Manufacturing; Supply; Holding; Import, Export and Transit within, into and out of Lesotho for medicinal purposes and or scientific use and any other lawful use.

The Lesotho Medicinal Cannabis licenses are granted for 10 years (renewable) and renewable for every 12 months and the initial permitted area (phase 1) to operate on is 30,000m2 (3 hectares/7.4 acres) with allowance to expand production after the implementation of phase 1 by applying for grower license.

The Kingdom of Lesotho is the first country in the Southern African region to begin legal cannabis cultivation and the country has an advantageous climate for growing cannabis. The high-altitude mountainous region has an abundant water source as well as rich, fertile soil making it an ideal country for cultivation. Thus, Lesotho is ready foreign investment.

The approved activities under the licenses include:

  • Cultivation
  • Manufacturing
  • Supply
  • Holding
  • Import, Export and Transit within, into and out of Lesotho for medicinal purposes and or scientific use, and any other lawful use.





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