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[Africa, Kenya] Mombasa crackdown on public smoking

Speaking to the Star at the Coast regional headquarters in Mombasa yesterday, county public health officer Joseph Kimwele said lax laws are to blame for continued smoking in public places, which exposes residents to cancer and other diseases. “The muni
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Mar 30, 2014 19:27
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[Kenya] Taxman wins battle with Mastermind Tobacco

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has won a case against Mastermind Tobacco Limited over outstanding excise duty worth Sh442 million for the year 2007/08. The row arose when the cigarette manufacturer misinterpreted Finance Act, 2003 (Act No. 2003) which
Capital FM Kenya (ke)
added Oct 31, 2012 19:49
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[Kenya] Kam opposes WHO proposals on tobacco

Kenya Association of Manufacturers (Kam) has opposed proposals from the World Health Organisation (WHO) asking governments to phase out tobacco farming by limiting land where the crop can be grown.
The Standard (ke)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:26
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Using findings from a public opinion poll to build political support for tobacco control policy in Kenya

Tobacco Control
added May 24, 2012 01:45
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[Africa, Kenya] Sacked Alliance One Tobacco workers demand their dues

Former employees of an American tobacco company have accused the firm of withholding their dues. The 258 workers were laid off in 2015, when Alliance One Tobacco scaled down their operations in Kenya. In an affidavit filed in court, their representative,
The Standard (ke)
added Jun 5, 2017 21:08
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[Africa, Kenya] BAT loses bid to ban grisly photos from cigarette packs

The Court of Appeal yesterday upheld the constitutionaity of a law regulating tobacco and requiring warning labels and repulsive pictures. The ruling was a setback to tobacco manufacturers who said the law was sweeping and unconstitutional.
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Feb 18, 2017 00:57
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[Africa] BRIEF-British American Tobacco Kenya says resignation of finance director

* Says resignation of Philip Lopokoiyit as finance director effective May 1, 2017
Reuters
added Feb 17, 2017 23:32
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[Africa, Kenya] 11 million risk of contracting tobacco-related diseases

(WHO) says the total mortality rate from non-communicable diseases in Kenya stood at 27 per cent in 2014. Kenya Stepwise Survey 2015 further indicates that the poor are the heaviest smokers at 18 per cent while the rich constitute of 10 per cent.
Daily Nation (ke)
added Sep 18, 2016 22:55
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[Kenya, South Africa, Uganda] African health ministers vow stricter anti-tobacco laws

Senior government ministers from South Africa, Kenya and Uganda pledged Tuesday to tighten tobacco control laws in their countries by introducing plain packaging on cigarette packets, a move which came on the international World No Tobacco Day.
Anadolu Agency
added Jun 1, 2016 18:46
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[Kenya, South Africa, Uganda] African health ministers vow stricter anti-tobacco laws

Senior government ministers from South Africa, Kenya and Uganda pledged Tuesday to tighten tobacco control laws in their countries by introducing plain packaging on cigarette packets, a move which came on the international World No Tobacco Day.
Journal of Turkish Weekly (JTW) (tr)
added May 31, 2016 20:22
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