On this edition of Earthfile, focus is on smoking, your health and the environment.
In 2011, the National Assembly in Nigeria passed the National Tobacco Control Bill and in 2014 the Lagos State House of Assembly passed the bill to prohibit smoking in public places. The two bills are awaiting ratification by the executive.
Many young people grew up hearing the “Federal Government warns that smokers are liable to die young” but some smokers do not believe this.
In this video, we ask the question; is smoking really bad for one’s health? The scientists say yes.