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Sweating your way to fitness – and a healthy environment

Sweating your way to fitness – and a healthy environment

BLAME EKOUE, BIRD STORY AGENCY ON a Saturday morning in Lomé, the Togolese capital, Felix Tagba stands patiently waiting at crossroads. Clad in blue shorts and a white jersey, ready with a large black plastic bag and a cane designed to pick up plastic waste, he looks on as other people join him. Once the crowd is large enough, he takes on a cheerleading role, his shouts loud enough to startle onlookers. “Eco-jogging for us all!” he shouts and more than 50 joggers respond in unison: “Eco-jogging to save the environment”.  Shortly after, the group, carrying plastic bags and canes,…
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