About Us


A non-profit making; non-governmental organization in Nigeria , a national coalition of tobacco and cancer control organizations working at the National level for policy shift

The Nigerian Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA) is a network of Civil Society Groups (CSOs), Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Community-Based Organizations (CBOs), Faith-Based Organizations (FBOs), and several professionals. The Alliance is concerned and interested in human rights, public health, cancer, and tobacco control with a view to ensuring qualitative health; sustainable human development; and good governance for all Nigerians.

Our strength lies in our members’ expertise in their professional fields, which includes: health, environmental advocacy, research, policy formulation, education, public awareness, advocacy, legislative lobby, good governance, law reform, campaigns, and litigation among others. NTCA’s administrative affairs are coordinated through the National Coordinator and the Program Manager. NTCA seeks to influence Policy decisions on tobacco related issues throughout Nigeria.

Our Vision

Towards a tobacco-free Nigeria

Our Mission

To mobilize relevant stakeholder in implementation of WHO FCTC in Nigeria through research, advocacy, awareness creation and capacity building for sustainable development

Our Strategic Priorities

We Support and Monitor the Implementation of FCTC
  • Play a lead role in policy formulation and advocacy for further development of the Nigeria Tobacco Control Bill (NTCB)

  • Hold governments accountable to their FCTC obligations

  • Ensure that Nigeria government have a comprehensive tobacco control bill that go beyond the minimum FCTC requirements

  • Advocacy campaign among legitimate stakeholders. Identifying their power, importance and influence in the National Tobacco Control Bill

  • Build regional, sub-regional and national capacity by supporting civil society in its efforts to achieve passage and signing of a comprehensive national/state tobacco control bill

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