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Philip Morris exposé: Government urged to probe delegation to tobacco treaty talks

World Health Organisation  Philip Morris exposé: Government urged to probe delegation to tobacco treaty talks cop7

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has demanded the Nigerian government institute a probe of members of the Nigerian delegation that attended the seventh session of the Conference of Parties (COP7) to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control which held in Delhi in 2016 to establish their links with the tobacco industry. ERA/FoEN made the call following ...

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Time to act on Tobacco Act Regulations

paul-hopkins  Time to act on Tobacco Act Regulations Paul Hopkins

When former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, signed the National Tobacco Control (NTC) Act 2015 into law four days to the end of his administration, most Nigerians heaved a sigh relief. The exhilarating feeling among Nigerians was not unanticipated as the law had gone through a tortuous road, almost declared missing at a point before resurrecting to become a reality. The ...

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