The first ever Fruits and Vegetables Jama Walk to be staged in Ghana would take place on Farmers’ Day this year.
Labelled East Legon Fruits and Vegetables Jama Walk, the event would start at 6 a.m. from the Okponglo Junction through to the Kikibees Restaurant at East Legon.
It is expected to be attended by key personalities such as Black Stars Coach, Kwesi Appiah; Captain Asamoah Gyan, boxers Bukom Banku, Ayittey Powers, dancehall artiste Shatta Wale, television personalities Delay and Afia Swarzneggar among others.
In a statement Monday, Power 7 Media, organisers of the event explained the walk is aimed at fostering a relationship between farmers and stakeholders in the health sector.
“These stakeholders contribute toward the health and wealth of our people and we see it as our mission to bring them together,” Power 7 Media Executive Director, Gideon Okyere Anim known in the sports frat as Gattuso, said.
Outlining activities for the programme, Mr Anim said there would be an aerobic session, free health screening and healthy food and drink for all participants.
“In the end, we want to motivate Ghanaians to learn to marry physical exercise with the right intake of fruits and vegetables for their ultimate health,” he added.