The International Narcotic Control Board annual report for last year has cited Zambia as one of the largest producer of Cannabis in Southern Africa.
Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) Acting Commissioner, Peter Chingaipe has disclosed.
Mr. Chingaipe said South Africa, Botwana and Swaziland are some of the countries found to be producing canabis at a large scale.
The DEC chief was speaking at the launch of international narcotic control board report for 2007 in Lusaka.
United Nations Systems Zambia Information Officer Mikie Mwamba was concerned at the misuse of phamaceutical products which contain Narcotic and psychotropic drug substances.