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Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman Manu was among hundreds of persons who joined Drive Time on Joy FM host, walk up the Aburi Mountain last Saturday.
The walk was part of an awareness campaign spearheaded by Lexis Bill as the world marked World Heart Day on Friday, September 29.
The walk up the Aburi Mountain was also part of Lexis Bill’s ‘Walk with Lexis’ campaign which seeks to encourage the culture of exercising and healthy living among Ghanaians.
Saturday’s walk, which began at the Ayi Mensah toll booth, further sought to encourage people to avoid cardiovascular diseases by exercising regularly.
This year’s theme for World Heart Day is ‘Share the Power’. It encouraged people across the world to take care of their heart and inspire others to do the same.
The regular health walk campaign by Lexis Bill, which kicked off in April last year, has seen several personalities and Ghanaians join the award-winning radio host to push a healthy living agenda.
Apart from the Health Minister, the Godfather of stand-up comedy in Ghana, Kwaku Sintim-Misa also joined the Drive Time host for the campaign.
Participants of Saturday’s Walk with Lexis, apart from walking up the Aburi Mountain, also engaged in vigorous aerobics, health talk, and screening. They also won amazing prizes on the day.
Saturday’s ‘Walk with Lexis’ is sponsored by Garmin, Awake Mineral water, Yomi Yoghourt, Rexona, Medicas Hospital, Castrol and Invest Eye Capital.
See photos of the walk below: