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[Africa, Kenya] BAT bribery scam forces out senior EABL executive

EABL was drawn into affair after it emerged that a corporate affairs executive it hired from BAT Kenya, Julie Adell-Owino, organised payment of bribes to senior Kenya officials. Ms Adell-Owino on Tuesday resigned from EABL, signalling that the brewer did
Business Daily Africa (The Nation) (ke)
added Dec 10, 2015 15:49
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[Africa, Kenya] BAT caught up in yet another bribery scam at Uganda subsidiary

Solomon Muyita, an ex-employee of BAT Uganda, has claimed that the tobacco firm bribed a local environmental official to misreport the impact from a fire at one of its warehouses in Uganda. The bribery scams at BAT units in Kenya and Uganda were unearthe
Business Daily Africa (The Nation) (ke)
added Dec 10, 2015 15:47
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[Africa, Kenya] Tobacco board lauds BAT bribery expose, cites control hurdles

The BBC's expose on claims of bribery at BAT has confirmed suspicions of unethical activities, the Tobacco Control Board chairman has said. Peter Odhiambo lauded the network's Panorama programme for investigating the allegations against British American
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:33
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[Uganda, UK] BAT faces more bribery claims in Africa

British American Tobacco bribed a local official to misreport the impact from a fire at one of its warehouses in Uganda, a former company employee has alleged.
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2015 20:56
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[Africa, UK] BAT accuser to hand evidence of ‘bribery’ to SFO

Hopkins, who appeared on the BBC’s Panorama programme on Monday alleging that he paid bribes on behalf of BAT to...Aliya Ram in London and John Aglionby in Nairobi
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 7, 2015 16:24
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[Africa, Botswana] Anti-smoking group warns against British America Tobacco

Anti Tobacco Network (ATN) has condemned partnerships between BAT and key stakeholders in the wake of bribery revelations in African states... ATN said “dirty dealings” of the tobacco conglomerate in countries like Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda aimed at sabot
Mmegi (bw)
added Dec 7, 2015 16:20
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LETTER: Nigeria doesn't need designated smoking areas

In our own Lagos which passed a legislation in 2014 prohibiting smoking in certain public places, public health advocates raised the alarm about attempts by British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN) to confuse the public through several meetings with imple
The Nation (ng)
added Dec 6, 2015 21:11
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[UK] E-cigarettes for millions on the NHS

The NHS will make e-cigarettes available to the 8 million smokers in the UK to help them quit An electronic cigarette product has been licensed by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, meaning it can be prescribed by GPs. The e-Voke,
The [London, UK] Express
added Dec 6, 2015 20:59
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[Africa] BAT bribery scandal a wakeup call to Nigerian govt on tobacco industry interactions– ERA/FoEN

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has described the indictment of British American Tobacco (BAT) in a bribery scam involving policy makers in East Africa as a shameful confirmation of public health experts’ long beli
Daily Times of Nigeria (ng)
added Dec 5, 2015 17:32
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[UK] VIDEO: What's Up Africa: Smoking out tobacco bribes

BBC Online
added Dec 5, 2015 17:28
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