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[Africa, Malawi] K52m Kanengo road: Tobacco Commission applauds JTI

Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has commended key tobacco buyer Japan Tobacco International (JTI) for investing K52 million towards rehabilitating a link road in the Kanengo industrial area.
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Sep 21, 2015 20:22
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] public smokers to be jailed

SMOKING in public will attract a fine of $500 or six months in jail after the country has aligned the Public Health Act on Tobacco Control Regulation 264 of 2001 with the World Health Organisation statutes, an official has said. The deputy director Alco
Bulawayo24 (zw)
added Sep 21, 2015 09:25
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] 6 Months In Prison for Public Smoking: Zim New Laws

SMOKING in public will attract a fine of $500 or six months in jail after the country has aligned the Public Health Act on Tobacco Control Regulation 264 of 2001 with the World Health Organisation statutes, an official has said. In an interview, the depu
ZimEye (zm)
added Sep 20, 2015 21:12
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[Africa, Nigeria] Adaeze Yobo Caught On Shisha Smoking Binge (PHOTOS)

wife of Former Super eagles captain, Joseph Yobo went on an hookah (Shisha) smoking binge with a yesterday. In what was supposed to be a fun day out with her longtime friend Miss South Africa 2007, Mrs Tansey Coetzee Sodeinde saw the former Nigerian beau
ExpressNG
added Sep 19, 2015 20:05
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[Africa, South Africa] First e-cigarette ad flights in SA on TV, in cinemas and online

On Monday night, South Africa’s first e-cigarette ad was flighted in the first part of a campaign that will see Twisp ads on television, in cinemas and online. “Twisp is aimed at adults and, as such, all adverts will appear in suitable programmes after t
TheMediaOnline (za)
added Sep 15, 2015 16:27
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[Africa] NAMIBIA: ILLEGAL TOBACCO PRODUCTS DESTROYED BY FINANCE MINISTRY

A consignment of seized illegal tobacco products was destroyed by officials of the Ministry of Finance at Katima Mulilo on Monday. The ministry’s Customs and Excise Department destroyed 275 boxes containing 50 cartons of cigarettes. Each carton containe
NAM News Network (NNN) (my)
added Sep 8, 2015 10:44
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[Africa, Nigeria] Jeta Amata Quits Smoking For 7 Year Old Daughter

Prolific filmmaker, Jeta Amata penned a touching letter of how he gave up smoking for his seven year old daughter. According to the director of Black November, he had been smoking two packets a day.
ExpressNG
added Sep 6, 2015 18:01
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] ARCHIVE: Tobacco industry destroys bio-diversity

Kanyekanye, said that all local commercial timber producers combined could not meet the fuel demands even if they were to supply all they produced – 600 000 m3 annually. He said with the tobacco industry now depleting Zimbabwe’s natural forests they were
The Zimbabwean (uk)
added Aug 16, 2016 15:49
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[Africa] BAT Kenyan backs antitobacco lobbyists to challenge new tax proposal for cigarettes

“(As) the (proposed) tax would be calculated on differential rates, (new) systems would have to be set up to accommodate the different classes,” he said. This would add to the administrative challenges. Antismoking lobbyists argue that varying tax rates
Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 4, 2015 09:39
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[Africa, Zambia] ZRA destroys 'cigars' worth K146m

THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) at Chirundu one-stop-border post has destroyed 46 cartons of illegally imported cigarettes worth K146 million. ZRA communications manager Mumbuna Kufekisa said the cigarettes, which were seized in February this year, we
Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Sep 6, 2015 01:14
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