Hubbly Bubbly- A Looming Public Health Threat in Botswana

Hubbly Bubbly- A Looming Public Health Threat in Botswana

  • 26/09/2019

The use of hubbly bubbly (also known as shisha) by young people in Botswana continues to rise due to the misconception that it is safer than other conventional tobacco products. The misconception is a result of the false advertising of the product as well as the ‘social status’ associated with smoking hubbly- it is often viewed as being ‘cool’ and up to date with the latest city trends. Also, the flavoured shisha products have added to the misconception that hubbly is safer making it socially acceptable [...]

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Rodizio Restaurant Goes Smoke Free

Rodizio Restaurant Goes Smoke Free

  • 25/09/2019

Rodizio Restaurant management in Riverwalk Mall, Gaborone have taken a decision to go smoke free as of 19 th September 2019. The decision follows an engagement with the Anti Tobacco Network (ATN) on how they can best comply with the Control of Smoking Act to protect their customers and employees from second hand smoke [...]

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