Jamaican superstar, Popcaan has been deported from Ghana for smoking marijuana, the Police and Immigration Service have said in a joint statement.

According to the statement, Popcaan abuse the country’s laws by smoking marijuana in the full glare of the public and initiating a campaign to have the substance legalised in Ghana.

At the time of going to press, Popcaan was at the Kotoka International Airport awaiting to catch a flight back to Jamaica.

Jamaican authorities will prosecute the musician once he arrives in the country, the statement said.