Headlines Tagged with Rwanda — 65 headlines found
Rwanda and Kenya have banned shisha smoking, becoming the second and third African countries respectively to put bans in place. Tanzania was the first African country to implement a ban after President John Magufuli outlawed shisha smoking in July. Rwan
Dec 31, 2017 East African Monitor (uk)
added Dec 31, 2017 18:46
Munyemanzi said there should have been a prior warning from the Ministry of Health giving them a grace period to finish old stock... “Being a vaporised liquid makes it more dangerous than tobacco. Tobacco has nicotine and shisha is made of different subs
Dec 20, 2017 The New Times (rw)
added Dec 20, 2017 20:09
Uganda ostensibly banned shisha in 2015, but the toxic product is still sold, promoted and used openly around the country. . . . In Kampala, there are bars whose primary selling point is shisha, also known as hookah.
Dec 15, 2017 The Observer (ug)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:17
key stakeholders in the tobacco industry held a workshop in Naivasha – Kenya... The conference, themed “Tobacco harm reduction: Towards a smoke free world” identified the urgent need to quickly adopt and promote reduced-risk alternatives aimed at accelera
Nov 24, 2017 News of Rwanda (rw)
added Nov 25, 2017 04:05
Richard Tusabe, the authority’s commissioner general, said the Rwigara family’s tobacco company had not paid taxes “over a period of five years”.
Aug 30, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 1, 2017 14:00
Talk with a healthcare provider about ways to quit smoking. Changing behaviors and taking a medication are the two main methods of quitting smoking. You are more likely to quit if you use both methods together.
May 29, 2017 The New Times (rw)
added May 29, 2017 17:21
Rwanda, Uganda launch joint border surveillance at Gatuna
Jul 31, 2012 The Independent (ug)
added Jul 31, 2012 11:51
One of the official flavours like Laroma (50gms) has health warning inscriptions, “It’s more dangerous than you think” which no one seems to notice... UN Clinic medical specialist in Rwanda, Dr. Abanda Tueche on bursting the shisha myths says that 40 – 8
Dec 8, 2017 KT Press (rw)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:36
The consequences of her intention to challenge Mr. Kagame came quickly...The Rwandan tax agency demanded $6.6 million from her family’s tobacco business for taxes, penalties, fees and interest.
Aug 7, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 7, 2017 17:52
Oct 21, 2011 The New Times (rw)
added Oct 21, 2011 00:00