By Griffin Mbaye, 29 May, 2024 / Health

Muslim Clerics Call for NEP Counties to Ban Harmful Miraa and Muguka

Muslim clerics in Northeastern Kenya are urging regional authorities to ban the sale and consumption of miraa and muguka. They highlight the health risks and rising crime associated with these substances, affecting particularly the youth. Clerics offer collaboration with the government to find alternative livelihoods for those impacted by the proposed ban.