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[Tanzania] Youth group records 80m/- turnover in tobacco farming

A youth group in Sikonge District, Tabora Region is expected to collect over 80m/- in tobacco gross sales this harvest season. The group of at least 100 youth works in what is referred to as an 'investment village' dubbed the 'Maisha Plus'. Launched on
IPP Media (tz)
added Aug 11, 2014 15:02
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[Africa] Tanzania: Call for Firm Action Against Public Smoking

SOME Members of the House of Representatives have blamed the government for not being firm in implementing laws which prohibit smoking in public places. Backbenchers led by Mr Saleh Nassor Juma (CUF-Wawi) said that despite the House approving 'the Public
All-Africa.com
added Apr 17, 2013 09:02
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[Tanzania] Tobacco Firm Donates Sh 5.3 Million Textbooks to Urambo School

SECONDARY schools in Urambo District, Tabora Region face a serious shortage of science teachers, the Urambo District Education Officer Grace Monge has said. She gave the remarks at the hand-over ceremony of 860 books worth 5.3m/- to Urambo-based Usisya s
All-Africa.com
added Apr 10, 2013 15:06
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[Tanzania] Tobacco growers vow to boycott TZ

Tobacco growers in Mara Region are in desperation of falling prices and lack of a reliable market for their harvest, whereby they have threatened to export their harvest to neighbouring Kenya if authorities fail to take appropriate measures to rescue the
The Citizen (tz)
added Dec 23, 2012 14:30
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[China, Tanzania] Dar es Salaam eyes Chinese tobacco market

TANZANIA is set to start exporting tobacco to China in efforts to secure a reliable global market.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:10
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[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake

International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
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[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco smokers risk legal curbs, diseases

THE government, for the umpteenth time, stated categorically that cigarette smoking in public places is an offence that is punishable by law. This time around the state has included the rather disgusting smoking of shisha in public as a banned practice.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:00
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[Africa] Tanzania bans shisha smoking over health concerns

The government said businesses in the country's biggest city, Dar es Salaam, were expected to stop shisha sales within seven days. Shisha smoking has become increasingly popular with young people in Tanzania. But there has been growing concern that smokin
BBC Online
added Jul 6, 2016 14:43
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[Africa, Tanzania] MWITA: Tobacco Smokers Must Kick the Offending Habit

Other anti-smoking efforts have seen the Tanzania Tobacco Control Forum (TTCF) urging the government to introduce alternative cash crops in tobacco growing areas because tobacco growers encountered more health hazards than direct benefits from their work
All-Africa.com
added Jul 25, 2015 15:26
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm helps Tabora hospital

THE Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company has donated 20 beds and mattresses worth 7m/- to the Tabora Regional Hospital.The donation is part of the company's corporate social responsibility policy, that focuses on water, education and health.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 02:03
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