The Cabinet of Antigua and Barbuda says it will have the
The government says she is lending more than her name to a company that is involved with medical marijuana. Goldberg will join the meeting by Skype when next Cabinet convenes.
The exact nature of her interest in Antigua and Barbuda is not yet known, however, Goldberg has a well-known medical cannabis business partnership.
According to its website, Whoopi & Maya was launched in 2016 by Whoopi Goldberg and award-winning edibles maker Maya Elisabeth, founder of Om Edibles and winner of ten High Times Cannabis Cup awards.
The California-based medical marijuana company’s initial offerings included a signature line of herbal medical cannabis products, formulated to provide relief for women experiencing menstrual cramps and discomfort. One year later, Whoopi & Maya products are available in over 300 dispensaries, becoming one of the fastest growing brands in California.
The government says although Jamaica has been involved in medical marijuana for about two years, many firms show an interest in Antigua “because of the small size and the social cohesion which the Antiguan society demonstrates.”
The firms are of the view that the production, harvesting