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Tobacco industry using 'deadly' tactics to...

Ahead of its World No Tobacco Day on Sunday, the World Health Organisation says 44 million children aged 13 to 15 are smoking.

Gov't to tax processed, unprocessed leaf...

“This is an Act to amend the Tobacco Control Act, 2015 to impose an export levy on processed leaf Tobacco,” Reads Part of the Bill.

Health ministry developing tobacco law enforcement...

The health ministry officials said lung cancer which is caused by smoking remains one of the major health problems in the country.

What Uganda can do to ensure healthy lives,...

Raising tobacco taxes is known to be one of the most effective ways to cut tobacco consumption

The tobacco-fighting president battling lung...

The president increased taxes on cigarettes, restricted sales so that manufacturers could no longer sell multiple varieties of a brand, and introduced...

WHO urges enforcement of tobacco ad bans...

Since 2006, Formula 1's ruling body FIA has been opposed to any advertising or sponsoring of cigarettes or tobacco.

WHO urges enforcement of tobacco ad bans...

Since 2006, Formula 1's ruling body FIA has been opposed to any advertising or sponsoring of cigarettes or tobacco.

App to measure tobacco control legislation...

The Tobacco Control Act is meant to control the demand and consumption of tobacco and its products, to control the supply of tobacco and its products to...

Are companies using study tours to promote...

A resident says the community lacks clean water and the only protected water source has been polluted by waste from the factory, although the factory now...

Big Tobacco cries foul after hard-line UN...

Philip Morris International (PMI) and Japan Tobacco International (JTI) responded by releasing surveys suggesting the public would prefer a more industry-friendly...

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