Kenya’s Court of Appeal Rejects British American Tobacco Suit, Upholds Tobacco Control Regulations
Press Release by: Campaign For Tobacco Control Kids February 17th, 2017
Kenya’s Court of Appeal in Nairobi today upheld the country’s 2014 Tobacco Control Regulations, affirming a
Shisha Arrests: Who Your Real Enemy Is
In light of the 30 arrests made by the Uganda Police in a bid to enforce the Tobacco Control Law, there has been a lot of reactions. Many were positive and receptive towards the move but also several were non receptive at worst and angry at best.
The angry reactions are directed to the Tobacco
Tobacco Control Act: See Who’s Demanding Implementation?
The Uganda Tobacco Control Act came into force on 19th May, 2016. Since then, there has been mass sensitization in billboards, radio shows, newspaper articles and social media campaigns. Implementation of this law however requires the Ministry of Health to write regulations upon which enforcement
Mayor Pledges Support for Tobacco Control Campaign
On Tuesday, 4th October 2016, tobacco control stakeholders met for an orientation meeting with major enforcers including the Uganda Police, Uganda Revenue Authority and city authorities.
[caption id="attachment_208" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Dr. Sheila Ndyanabangi delivering presentation