The Eastern Cape government wants a presidential advisory committee to look into the commercialisation of cannabis in the country. The province held a summit, dissecting how the plant can aid the Eastern Cape’s struggling economy. The province is among the best-known producers of cannabis globally. But the green gold, as it is popularly known, is exported illegally as the commercial growing, production and exporting of cannabis remains illegal. Busisiwe Jemsana-Mantashe reports. For more news, visit: