21, (Xinhua/GNA) - The annual popular event in Namibia - Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair
(OATF), will be held from August 23 to 31 at the Ongwediva Trade Fair Centre, a
press statement from the Ongwediva Trade Centre, has announced.
One of the
organizer of the event, Jackson Muma, said this year over 25 of the exhibitors
exhibitors hail from African countries like Zimbabwe, Kenya, Ghana, South
Africa and Botswana, as well as countries as far as Japan, Germany, America and
Indonesia," Muma said.
Muma said from
Namibia this year over 450 exhibitors would be displaying their products and
service, and added last year over 90,000 visitors attended the event.
Muma said the
event now in its 20th year would be held under the theme: 'Fostering Economic Growth through
serves as an important platform for entrepreneurs to exhibit unique products
and services. The OATF further provides an opportunity for local and
international investors to network and enter into partnerships," Muma
President, Hage Geingob, is expected to officially open the nine-day event on
The OATF has
been hosted successfully since 2000.