Headlines Tagged with Rwanda — 67 headlines found
Prices of cigarettes in Rwanda have doubled following a shortage...due to tax stamps. In an email to The New Times, BAT Kenya’s Simukai Munjanganja...explained the shortage.
Apr 19, 2018 The New Times (rw)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:52
The sale is a fresh blow to Diane Rwigara, who has accused Kagame of stifling dissent... The revenue authority sold the stock of Premier Tobacco Company owned by Rwigara’s family to another tobacco company for around 500 million Rwandan francs ($577,842.2
Mar 28, 2018 Reuters
added Mar 29, 2018 17:46
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
As a Public Health Specialist, several researches and publications documented would make one concur with Rwanda’s Ministry of Health that importation, advertisement and smoking of shisha within its territory has painful health hazards, and it is like one
Dec 19, 2017 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Dec 20, 2017 19:03
“The Ministry of Health informs the general public that the use, advertisement, and import of waterpipe tobacco smoking known as shisha tobacco is banned on Rwandan territory effective December 15, 2017,”
Dec 15, 2017 KT Press (rw)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:37
Recently, World Health Organisation (WHO) in an advisory note to regulators revealed that smoking shisha posed grave health risks as shisha smokers in a single session would inhale smoke of 100 or more cigarettes.
Dec 15, 2017 Nation Media (ke)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:30
The ban of Shisha tobacco smoking by Rwanda's Ministry of Health has sparked wild and hilarious reactions from Kenyans - Through a public notice published on Friday, December 15, the Ministry of Health in Rwanda declared use, advertisement and importation
Dec 15, 2017 Tuko (ke)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:27
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
Rwanda becomes the second country in Africa to ban shisha smoking after Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli imposed the ban in July last year. Other countries with similar bans are Pakistan, Jordan, Singapore and Saudi Arabia.
Dec 15, 2017 Daily Nation (ke)
added Dec 15, 2017 17:13