tobacco control news

  1. naija questions

    General Health ‘Tobacco vendors targeting children’ – The Hindu – Health

    Study finds them adopting tactics like selling candy and loose cigarettes. A survey of points of sale around schools in three cities of the State found that 88% of tobacco vendors sold eatables such as candy and chips to attract children/youth to their shops. Only four of the 34 points of sale...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 7m smokers die yearly in Nigeria, say FMoH, CISLAC – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) and Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) have revealed that over seven million Nigerians die yearly from tobacco smoking. They warned that the death toll would rise to about eight … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and...