Tsumeb Copper Festival slated for November

OSHAKATI: The annual Tsumeb Copper Festival will take place from 01 to 04 November this year, under the theme ‘Empowering entrepreneurship for a sustainable Namibia.’

Chairperson of the Tsumeb Copper Festival, Julius Gaeseb, on Monday said the festival is aimed at uniting the business community, fostering networking and collaboration.

He said this year’s festival will feature local and international exhibitors who will showcase their products and services.

“The Tsumeb Copper Festival, since its inception in 2003, has grown to become a premier marketing event on our social and economic calendar,” he said.

Gaeseb stated that the festival boasts a diverse array of activities, including SME training, a youth summit, farmers’ day, business conference, and a sporting bonanza set to kick off the festivities the previous weekend.

These initiatives underline the festival’s commitment to community engagement, economic empowerment, and sustainability in Namibia, he said.

Gaeseb also noted that they raised N.dollars 620 000 during the first-ever breakfast meeting and official launch of the Tsumeb Copper Festival held on Friday.

Source: The Namibia Press Agency