Adulthood is hard enough. What would you do when you have to quit the one thing that keeps you sane?
Susan Ojoye* held her first pack of cigarettes when she was 4. Now, she shares what it’s like growing up with a dad who smokes at least three times a day, how it’s affected their relationship and why she’s never given in to the temptation to smoke.
It is estimated that Nigerians smoke 40 billion cigarettes every year, with 11 million people lighting up 110 million sticks of cigarettes every day. These numbers are rightly alarming as approximately one out of every ten Nigerians smoke cigarettes. Nicotine is a stimulant present in cigarettes. It’s also responsible for addiction to cigarettes. This chemical […]
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