Nigeria: Alcohol Use Among Students a Rising Problem

Posted February 22 2021 4WHO, Adolescent Alcohol Use, Alcohol Harm, alcohol marketing, Alcohol Policy, Availability, BigAlcoholExposed, Evidence, Legal Age Limit, Mental Health, WHO, Youth Alcohol Use, Youth Health

A study published in the Journal of Substance Use shows that university students are specifically exposed to alcohol harm.
The current state of alcohol policy in Nigeria puts youth and children at particular risk to suffer alcohol harms. The Nigerian government needs to urgently make alcohol policy a priority to better protect the health and development of children and young people in the country.

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