Botswana bans tobacco imports and sales

The government of Botswana has banned all tobacco sales and imports as part of a range of public health measures in response to COVID-19. An official announcement said that the ban would remain in place during the state of public emergency and that it was based on scientific evidence about the damage smoking causes to people’s lung health and immunity.

Source: https://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=85136&dir=2020/april/06