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Britain said Mugabe’s appointment was “surprising and disappointing” and added that it risked overshadowing the WHO’s global work. The United States, which has imposed sanctions on Mugabe for alleged human rights violations, said it was “disappointed.”
Oct 21, 2017 Reuters
added Oct 21, 2017 22:58
The head of the World Health Organization said Saturday that he was "rethinking" his decision to name Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador, as global outrage over the move mounted. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the director general of t
Oct 21, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 21, 2017 20:04
[Uruguay, Zimbabwe] Appointment of President Robert Mugabe as WHO Goodwill Ambassador for NCDs in Africa / Statement of 23 International Public Health Organizations
Given these systematic abuses and his approach to NCDs and tobacco control in the past, NCD civil society present in Montevideo believe that President Mugabe’s appointment as WHO Goodwill Ambassador for NCDs cannot be justified.
Oct 20, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 21, 2017 19:58
The bulk of the tobacco to mainly South Africa and China since the beginning of 2017. Statistics from the Tobacco Industry Marketing Board’s Week 35 Bulletin for the week ending September 1 show that China accounted for over 18,6 million kgs valued at US$
Sep 4, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Sep 4, 2017 11:12
[Africa] BRIEF-British American Tobacco Zimbabwe says non-executive director Angela Mashanyare resigns
The Board extends its gratitude to Mrs. Mashanyare for her valuable contribution to the Company during her tenure and wishes her well in her future endeavors.
Aug 11, 2017 Reuters
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
laying down a principle, the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) had stated that “Your body has a right on you.” It is alarming to note that by abusing their bodies, through wilful smoking, over 3 million people worldwide die from smoking-related causes
Aug 11, 2017 Zimbabwe Daily
added Aug 11, 2017 15:55
Government is considering increasing tobacco sales tax in order to minimise cigarette consumption under a broad strategy aimed at reducing cancer cases.
Aug 6, 2017 Zimbabwe Situation (zw)
added Aug 6, 2017 15:28
"Chinese investment in agriculture has to a large extent sustained Zimbabwe's tobacco industry through the outgrower scheme operated by Chinese firms. In addition to providing capital for farmers, the outgrower scheme has guaranteed a ready market for Zim
Aug 3, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Aug 4, 2017 17:49
Flue-cured tobacco sales will now be conducted once a week as the 2017 marketing season is set to close early next month, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said.
Jul 28, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 28, 2017 20:21
Jul 26, 2017 Reuters
added Jul 26, 2017 14:50