Minister promotes active lifestyles
June 26, 2015 1:47 am
Fiji’s youth have been encouraged to participate in sports and lead active lifestyles for their own benefit.
Speaking at the National Youth and Sports Day celebrations this morning – Minister Laisenia Tuitubou pointed out that this is the best solution for fighting Non-Communicable Diseases.
“Today’s event is the culmination of concerted efforts to lessen the incidents of Non-Communicable Diseases and to address unhealthy lifestyles which are prevalent in this country.”
Tuitubou also says that many Fijian can find lucrative jobs through sports as Fijians are known the world over for their athleticism.
Simultaneous celebrations were held across Fiji to mark Youth and Sports Day.