While Hargeisa's bustling commercial scene appears to survive the all-pervading khat
habit, the coastal town of Berbera, 150km north on the Somaliland coast, turns it into a ghost town during the afternoon khat
Senior executives of Abu Dhabi Ports and Al Khat
Packaging Co attended the ground-breaking ceremony.
In June 2014, khat
became a controlled class C drug in the UK, making it illegal to possess or supply it.
Results: The lifetime and current prevalence of khat
chewing among respondents was 17.9% (95% CI: 15.3-20.5) and 13.6% (95% CI: 11.4-15.9), respectively.
"We have to increase the knowledge of our population of the consequences of khat
contains the alkaloids cathinone, norephedrin and cathine.
The proclamation, obtained by The Post on Thursday said that khat
is a plant that contains cathinone and cathine, which are considered drugs.
The survey also found that 3.1 per cent, or 836,872, of Kenyans aged 15 - 65 years have miraa/ khat
is popular in Somalian and African communities and was legal in the UK until 2010.
The 24-year-old appeared at North Tyneside Magistrates' Court to face one count of being concerned in the fraudulent evasion of the prohibition on importation of khat
The 24-year-old appeared atNorth Tyneside Magistrates' Courtto face one count of being concerned in the fraudulent evasion of the prohibition on importation of khat
Many different compounds are found in khat
including alkaloids, terpenoids, flavonoids, sterols, glycosides, tannins, amino acids, vitamins and minerals.