Municipality promotes a healthy lifestyle

2016-12-02 06:00
 Photo: supplied Female staff exercise as part of activities on the day.

Photo: supplied Female staff exercise as part of activities on the day.

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THE Greater Kokstad Municipality encouraged staff to participate in sport at their sports day organised by the municipality in Kokstad recently.
Participating municipalities included Matatiele­, Umzimvubu, GKM, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Port St Johns and Umzimkhulu.

Municipal workers took part in football and netball and female workers participated in exercises, the aim of which is to help with obesity.
GKM thanked municipality leadership and administration for contributing to the games.

Municipality spokesperson Sabelo Ncwane said the event was to encourage staff to exercise and keep healthy.

Prizes were given and the GKM football team walked away with a trophy after beating Umzimkhulu 2-1 in the finals.
Last year Ubuhlebezwe Municipal Football team won.
- Supplied.

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