Ketepa a.k.a Muguka by Kenizoh, Dainare and Boyare Beat Iki Gonga crew. Muguka is a flowering plant native to the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Among communities from these areas, khat chewing has a history as a social custom dating back thousands of years. Muguka contains a mono amine alkaloid called cathinone, an amphetamine-like stimulant, which is said to cause excitement, loss of appetite and euphoria ketepa a.k.a Muguka leaves are chewed for stimulant and euphoriant effects and are used to treat obesity and prevent hunger in areas with meager food supplies. Some users experience dysphoria and sedation.
One of the most common forms of drug use and abuse in many East African nations involves chewing parts of the ketepa a.k.a Muguka plant. Ketepa use has increased steadily over the last 50 years and has become a problem of significant social and medical importance. Because of its social acceptability and euphoriant effects, Muguka chewing often plays a dominant role in celebrations, meetings, marriages, and other gatherings. Muguka use even has been prevalent in the Somali military. It has been issued to soldiers in their daily rations with the intention of inhibiting their need for food and sleep, as well as increasing their aggression.
Good mesage from Kenizoh, Dainare and Boyare. The song is produced by Nickson at Mega records here in Nairobi. Beat Iki Gonga Crew, Boyare ,Dainare, Ritah Skytah, Jezreel, Val, Tymmo, Witness and Christine.