Wednesday, August 8, 2018

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    ERA/FoEN files legal action against customs over tax incentives given to tobacco companies

ERA/FoEN files legal action against customs over tax incentives given to tobacco companies

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has filed a suit against Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) over the agency's refusal to honour its request to provide information on tax benefits granted to tobacco companies.ERA/FoEN made its request to customs in a letter addressed to the Hameed Ali, NCS' comptroller-general, and Kemi Adeosun, minister of finance.The letter, which was [...]

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    ERA/FoEN: BAT ‘confusing the public’ on anti-tobacco law

ERA/FoEN: BAT ‘confusing the public’ on anti-tobacco law

Pro-environment groups, Environmental Rights Action (ERA) and Friends of the Earth Nigeria (FoEN), have accused the British America Tobacco Nigeria (BATN) of encouraging smoking and frustrating the bill that the Lagos state government signed into law to regulate smoking in public places within the state.The groups expressed regrets that BATN is bent on thwarting the implementation of the law, in order to [...]

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    XLR8 to manage BAT image

XLR8 to manage BAT image

Leading communications management consultancy, XLR8, has been appointed to manage the public relations brief of British American Tobacco (BAT).Head of Corporate Affairs, BAT West, Oluwasoromidayo George, British American Tobacco, made the announcement after a competitive pitch and an extensive and painstaking evaluation process.“XLR8 presented a most strategic and compelling proposition,” George said.“The feedback we received from its roster of current clients [...]

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