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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, Namibia] MUBITA: Smoking Zambezians to death

approved plans we are told – to develop a 10 000-hectare fertile piece of land at Liselo, in the Zambezi region into a tobacco farm. Hunger and malnutrition are made worse when governments use scarce land for tobacco production rather than for growing foo
The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added May 18, 2015 11:02
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[Botswana, Namibia] Customs seize cigarette contraband

The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Mar 13, 2012 00:00
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[Africa, Namibia] Is China the World’s New Colonial Power?

One Chinese-owned company has sought to clear-cut part of Namibia’s only pristine forest, in the Zambezi region, to create a tobacco plantation nearly double the size of Manhattan
New York Times
added May 2, 2017 15:43
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[Africa, Namibia] Zimbabwean cigarette smugglers to hear judgement next week

The two Zimbabwean truck drivers who have been in custody since their arrest in May last year for allegedly smuggling contraband cigarettes will hear their judgement next week. The duo represented themselves when they testified in their defence in court
The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:50
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[Africa, China] Namibian tobacco project still on

A project aimed at growing tobacco and maize in Namibia is still going ahead despite a delay in obtaining authorization for the clearance of a state forest, according to a story in The Namibian. A Chinese company, Namibia Oriental Tobacco CC, has obtain
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 21, 2016 22:46
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[Namibia] Smoking control measures toughened

The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Nov 21, 2011 00:00
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Namibian court fines Zim truck drivers for cigarette smuggling

Two Zimbabwean truck drivers, who were arrested last year over the smuggling of contraband cigarettes through Namibia, have been sentenced to a fine of N$108 000 each or 13 years in jail. The men were arrested on May 6, 2015. They were driving two trucks
News24 (za)
added Mar 8, 2016 17:37
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[Africa, Namibia] No Tobacco Day moves to Keetmans

The Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) with the support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and other partners in health will commemorate the World No Tobacco Day on 31 May at Stephanus Stadium in Keetmanshoop.
Namibia Economist (na)
added May 24, 2013 12:14
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[Namibia] Enforcement of Tobacco Act Coming

All-Africa.com
added May 18, 2011 00:00
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