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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm joins fire safety drive

Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company (TLTC) has reconditioned one of four fire tending facilities in Morogoro at the cost of 7.8m/-, the company announced in a statement. Handing over the reconditioned fire tender, TLTC Group Corporate Affairs Director, Mr Rich
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 18, 2014 09:10

[Tanzania] 35 pct of cancer cases at ORCI associated with use of tobacco

The government has been challenged to put in place effective tobacco control mechanisms so as to do away with health hazards and environmental degradation that. The challenge was thrown yesterday at a sensitisation seminar on tobacco control for journal
IPP Media (tz)
added Mar 19, 2013 02:04

[Africa, Tanzania] Activists call on govt to educate tobacco growers

The Executive Director of Tanzania Tobacco Control Forum (TTCF), Ms Lutgard Kagaruki said yesterday that the government stands to lose more financial resources on treating people harmed by tobacco compared to the income generated from the business. The T
The Citizen (tz)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:02

[Africa, Tanzania] JEW: Tobacco hurts more than just your lungs – it damages the communities that grow it

My colleagues and I have recently published research demonstrating just how damaging it can be to the environment and communities in rural Tanzania. Most villages in Kipembawe don’t have electricity or mobile phone coverage. There are minimal healthcare
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 23, 2017 00:18

[Africa] Tanzania to formulate law to control tobacco related diseases

The government of Tanzania said on Wednesday plans were afoot to formulate and implement a law aimed at controlling tobacco related diseases in the east African nation. Ummy Mwalimu, the Minister for Health, said the legislation will aim at controlling to
Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 1, 2017 02:34

[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco Firm Donates Sh65 Million Medical Equipment

THE Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (TLTC) has donated an ultra Sound machine worth 65m/- to the Morogoro Referral Hospital. The equipment was presented to the Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Dr Seif Rashid. The donation was in response to
added Mar 28, 2014 11:39

[Tanzania] EDITORIAL: Smokers Should Kick the Offending Habit

Unfortunately, no law bans the manufacture of cigarettes in the country. It is this unfortunate scenario that almost blunts the cutting edge of the Tobacco Products Regulatory Act (2003). Consumers of tobacco products should stay warned. It is wise to re
added Mar 18, 2013 04:58

[Tanzania] Public warned against hazards of smoking

SMOKERS who hail from countries that have tough anti smoking laws but ignore the country's law that forbids smoking in public have been warned against disregarding the 2003 Tobacco Products (Regulatory) Act in Tanzania.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 17, 2013 10:39

[Tanzania] Manyoni starts demo farms in tobacco estates

IPP Media (tz)
added May 2, 2012 08:30

Tanzania's Zanzibar enforces ban on public smoking

Tanzania's semi-autonomous Zanzibar archipelago has begun enforcing the Tobacco Control Regulations, which bans smoking in public places...the decision to enforce the anti-smoking regulations came after realizing that there is a rise of health problems li
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 17, 2017 14:08
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