A Primer on Tobacco Consumption and Regulation in Nigeria

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The control of tobacco is a policy issue of increasing concern to developing countries. In Africa, currently the largest market for tobacco companies, governments are taking measures to implement bans on the purchase and public consumption of tobacco products. This essay highlights efforts by the Nigerian government at regulating the use of tobacco among its population. It starts by giving …

Survey on Ebola Virus Disease – A study of Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) of Nigerians on the Ebola Virus Disease in Lagos State, Nigeria (2014).

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This survey was conducted to investigate the knowledge and perceptions of Nigerians concerning the Ebola virus disease, their attitudes towards it, and the prevention practices that were adopted to curb its spread. It draws responses from individuals and healthcare workers across local government areas.

Health Insurance Perception Survey (2013)

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This CPPA study assessed the perception of, and usage potential of, commercial health insurance packages for individuals in the informal sector in Lagos state. Employing face to face interviews, the study revealed dispositions towards purchasing health insurance, and the price individuals would pay to purchase such packages.