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Table 3 Scoring for multi-sectoral action in tobacco policy formulation

From: Analysis of tobacco control policies in Nigeria: historical development and application of multi-sectoral action

Sectors 1990 Tobacco Act and Decree National Tobacco Control Act 2015 Standard for Tobacco and Tobacco products-specifications for cigarette 2014 National Policy 2013 and Strategic Plan of Action on Non-Communicable Diseases 2015
Initial Formulation in 2013 After the review facilitated by the WHO in 2015
Federal Government Ministries/Departments /Agencies
Health ® ×
Education ® × ×
Agriculture ® × ×
Environment ® × × ×
Justice ® × × ×
Finance ® × ×
Sports ® × × × ×
Urban and regional planning ® × × × ×
Transport ® × ×
Women Affairs   × ×
Trade ® × ×
Legislature ® × ×
Regulatory agencies ® ×
Research and Academic ®
Law enforcement ® × × ×
Information ® × ×
Private and Non-government sectors
Professional associations ® ×
Civil Society Organisations/ ® ×
Religious Organisations ® ×
Tobacco Industry ® × × ×
Other Industries/Private sector ® × × ×
Total Number of sectors involved   16 3 6 15
MSA Rating   High Low Moderate High
  1. ®No information
  2. Involved
  3. × Not involved