• Uruguay defeats Philip Morris test case lawsuit

    Uruguay defeats Philip Morris test case lawsuit

    Uruguay has won a landmark lawsuit against Philip Morris International, which was suing the South American country for its strict regulations on smoking in what was seen as a test case for the tobacco industry.   Friday’s decision sets an important precedent for other countries considering implementing similar legislation, with anti-tobacco campaigners accusing Philip Morris

  • HEALTH HAZARDS OF TOBACCO SMOKING

    HEALTH HAZARDS OF TOBACCO SMOKING

    Tomorrow will be May 31. Every year, that day is observed globally as the World No Tobacco Day, WNTD. It is a day both government and nongovernmental groups unite to renew campaigns against cigarette smoking adjudged a “gradual killer”. It is also a day set aside to encourage 24-hour abstinence, by explaining to people the inherent health and other socioeconomic and cultural cum legal

  • Press Release – World No Tobacco Day, 31st of May 2014 by Nigeria Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA).

    Anti-Tobacco Alliance in Nigeria urge government to raise taxes on tobacco Governments can win – and win again – by raising tobacco taxes The Nigerian Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA) is a network of Civil Society Groups (CSOs), Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), Community-Based Organisations (CBOs), Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs), and several professionals. NTCA is concerned and interested in human