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KENYA: Lobby calls for stringent tobacco laws

January 2017 DailyNation; Campaigners fighting tobacco trade have petitioned the Ministry of Health to stringently enforce the Tobacco Control Act saying its public health benefits outweigh commercial gains for cigarette makers. “The petition is to call for more effective implementation of Tobacco Control Act in the country and support the …

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Smokers Keen to Break the Habit Get No Help From the WHO

November 2016 ReasonFoundation; The World Health Organization estimates that smoking kills nearly six million people a year world-wide, and the death toll has continued to rise since it set up the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in 2005. So it’s dismaying that the WHO continues to advocate that vaping products, …

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