Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has a tough job, and the nation will be reminded of this today as the minister makes his annual budget speech. Saving the country’s embattled state-owned enterprises such as the national airline carrier and Eskom may be at the top of his l...

What is plain packaging? 

When cigarettes boxes have plain packaging, it means that they do not have promotional, marketing and advertising features like branding and logos and only have  large pictures showing the harm of smoking, which can serve as a health warnings....

Media release                                                                  

The National Council Against S...

One of the proposals in the Draft Tobacco Control Bill is to introduce 100% smoke-free public places. The National Council Against Smoking supports this proposal because there is evidence that this will protect the health of non-smokers and also encourages smokers to s...

There was a hustle and a bustle on university campuses in Johannesburg this week as first year university students descended on campuses to start their journeys of their new lives. 

The National Council Against Smoking made sure it had a presence on the campuses and too...

Please reload