• FG warned on tobacco threat to public health

    FG warned on tobacco threat to public health

    According to reports, the continued manufacture, distribution and consumption of tobacco by Nigerians, including children and adolescents have been identified as the major cause of many health issues and deaths currently experienced by Nigerians.

    The Chairman of Safety Net for Children (SNC), a non-governmental organisation championing the good health of children and adolescents in the country, Mr. Akomas Brent, said such diseases and deaths are avoidable if tobacco and other tobacco products are prohibited in the country.

    According to him, that was […]