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Ethiopian capital implements ban on public smoking

The move will make the capital Addis Ababa the second Ethiopian city to enforce the law after north Ethiopia’s Mekelle city, which put the law into effect in January last year. The law which came to effect nearly two years after approved in parliament i
Sudan Tribune (fr)
added Feb 18, 2016 22:56
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[Ethiopia] Dire Dawa confiscates contraband goods worth 43 mln birr

The goods were seized from Jijiga-Togochalle border, Eastern Harerge area, Bale Zone and Harar. Tips from public were instrumental in the confiscation, the deputy general manager said. �
Walta Information Center (et)
added Feb 18, 2013 10:26
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[Africa] Assessment of heavy metals in tobacco of cigarettes commonly sold in Ethiopia

The results indicate that smoking and exposure to cigarette smoke is a serious problem to be taken into account when carrying out epidemiological studies on human exposure to trace metals.
Research Gate
added Jan 10, 2017 18:58
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[Ethiopia, Israel] Foundation Cigar Co. Gets Biblical With The Tabernacle Brand

Melillo, owner of Foundation Cigar Co., has gone Old Testament with his new cigar line, The Tabernacle, which encompasses themes of King Solomon and the legendary Ark of the Covenant...emblazoned with an image of Haile Selassie, the 225th emperor of Ethio
Cigar Aficionado
added Jul 13, 2016 18:11
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[Egypt] Eastern Tobacco studies growing tobacco in Ethiopia

Mubasher.info (eg)
added Mar 22, 2010 00:00
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Public smoking ban for Ethiopia's capital

A ban on smoking at public gatherings has been announced by the mayor of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa...makes smoking illegal in bars, cafés, restaurants, schools, hospitals and stadiums as well as cultural and religious events, but smoking on the stre
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added May 4, 2016 22:00
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[Africa] Can Ethiopia's 'secret smokers' stub out their cigarettes?

Smoking at home is not an option - so Haile and his contemporaries tend to turn to the dive bars in the old city's Piazza, the dark alleys off the main thoroughfare of Bole Road and the red-light district of Chechnya to light up.
BBC Online
added Mar 2, 2016 15:12
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[Africa] Ethiopia: City authorities to enforce ban on smoking in public places

the Addis Ababa City Government, on Wednesday said it is to begin penalizing institutions which allow smoking in public places as of next month. The Addis Ababa Food, Medicine, Health Care and Control Authority is deliberating with stakeholders on how to
StarAfrica
added Feb 18, 2016 12:13
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[Ethiopia, Arizona] Carmona deals with mutual-funds issue

Richard Carmona, the former U.S. surgeon general who is now running for the U.S. Senate in Arizona, until recently owned mutual funds containing stocks in the tobacco giants Altria Group and Philip Morris International.
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 2, 2012 17:36
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[Ethiopia, UK] LETTER: Questions around the candidacy of Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for WHO DG

In 2016, the Ethiopian Government sold 40% of the shares in its tobacco monopoly...deal with JTI seems to have contravened Article 5·3 of [FCTC]...Tedros...was Health Minister from 2005 to 2012, and aims to be DG of WHO, I believe that he should have s
The Lancet (uk)
added May 25, 2017 01:03
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