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Tobacco companies in Nigeria have evolved a new strategy of deliberately targeting the younger generation by situating their products near primary and secondary schools, a new report by the Nigerian Tobacco Control Research Group has shown.
Oct 21, 2017 Premium Times (ng)
added Oct 21, 2017 20:07
have presented a national research that shows how tobacco companies strategically situate tobacco products and advertisements near primary and secondary schools with the aim of enticing kids to experiment smoking. Speaking to journalists in Abuja, the Min
Oct 19, 2017 Vanguard (ng)
added Oct 20, 2017 18:32
CA implemented the Tobacco Industry Accountability project in partnership with the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (CTFK) and its country partners in five African countries... RECOMMENDATIONS African government authorities must protect our children from t
Oct 18, 2017 ATCA (African Tobacco Control Alliance) (tg)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:45
in Abuja presented a national research that shows how tobacco companies strategically situate tobacco products and advertisements near primary and secondary schools with the aim of enticing kids to experiment smoking. The research work titled Big Tobacco
Oct 18, 2017 The News Nigeria (ng)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:44
A National research titled “Big Tobacco: Tiny Targets” has accused tobacco companies of targeting young Nigerians in primary and secondary schools for recruitment into smoking to make them succeed the dwindling number of adult and ageing smokers in Nigeri
Oct 18, 2017 Daily Trust (ng)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:33
Black pinwheels will sprout up around Syracuse schools on Oct. 13 as part of the first "Seen Enough Tobacco Day." The day, to help raise awareness on youth smoking, will be the first observed by schools around New York state. Each pinwheel represents a
Oct 13, 2017 Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Oct 13, 2017 14:11
1. Over the years, I have spoken to Vermont junior and senior high school students about the dangers of the use of tobacco products. I found that the main motivation for using cigarettes and smokeless tobacco was peer pressure and the desire to be cool.
Oct 13, 2017 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Oct 13, 2017 01:14
Understanding how the tobacco industry manipulates cigar products and marketing to capitalise on the appeal of marijuana to youth and other priority populations is important to inform regulation, particularly for flavoured tobacco products. In addition, t
Oct 12, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 12, 2017 22:28
The plea said the "sale of tobacco products within a 100 -yard radius of educational institutions is prohibited under COTPA. However, the norms linked to this Act are being openly flouted by vendors."
Oct 9, 2017 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Oct 9, 2017 18:26
The General Assembly says the legislation was signed into law Thursday. It takes effect Jan. 1. The law also requires liquid used in electronic nicotine delivery systems to be sold in child-resistant packaging.
Oct 7, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 8, 2017 16:21