Responding to the escalating concerns surrounding the detrimental impact of kush consumption within Taiama Kori Chiefdom, a coalition of human rights activists and community stakeholders has emerged, determined to address the pressing issue head-on.

Led by Samuel B. Gbenda, a renowned human rights activist, a pivotal meeting was convened on Monday, March 26th, 2024, bringing together Kori Chiefdom youths and various stakeholders. The purpose of this gathering was clear: to devise effective strategies to eradicate the sale and use of kush, recognizing the urgent need to safeguard the well-being and future prospects of the community’s residents, particularly its youth.

During the meeting, participants engaged in open dialogue and collaborative brainstorming sessions, emphasizing the need for proactive measures to combat the harmful effects of kush on the community. Through collective effort and determination, a comprehensive action plan was formulated, addressing the root causes of kush-related issues and advocating for a healthier, safer environment for all.

The decision to confront the challenges posed by kush selling and consumption underscores a shared commitment to protecting the welfare of the community’s youth and fostering a cohesive, drug-free society. By uniting forces and taking a firm stance against this pressing issue, participants demonstrated their unwavering resolve to effect positive change and secure a brighter future for Taiama Kori Chiefdom.

As initiatives outlined during the meeting begin to take shape, there is palpable optimism and determination among community members. Together, under the leadership of Samuel B. Gbenda and with the support of stakeholders, the residents of Taiama Kori Chiefdom are poised to overcome the adverse impact of kush consumption, paving the way for a safer, healthier tomorrow.

The collaborative efforts of human rights activists, Kori Chiefdom youths, and stakeholders serve as a testament to their shared dedication to shaping a prosperous future for Taiama Kori Chiefdom, free from the destructive influence of illicit substances.