South Africa’s Political Parties do not prioritise your health

Press Release South Africa’s political parties have shown that when it comes to tobacco control, they don’t prioritise the health of the citizens they want votes from. In February the National Council Against Smoking launched an online survey to get the views of political parties on the Draft Tobacco Control Bill, set to go before Parliament later this year. The Council sent the survey to eight of South Africa’s most well known parties: the African National Congress, the Democratic Alliance, the Economic Freedom Fighters, the Inkatha Freedom Party, the United Democratic Movement, the African Christian Democratic Party, the Azanian People’s Organisation and newcomers to the political scene, G