Kenya to classify nicotine pouches as tobacco products

Kenya’s Health Cabinet Secretary has announced that nicotine pouches are to be classified as tobacco products. Under the new classification, nicotine pouches will be subject to the same marketing restrictions as cigarettes as outlined in the Tobacco Control Act. This will include bans on advertising, public use and use by minors.

Source: https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/bd/markets/market-news/state-0-bat-nicotine-pouches-as-tobacco-products-3300512