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Namibia Town of the Year

NAMIBIA TOWN OF THE YEAR 2016 PEOPLE’S CHOICE 

Namibia Media Holdings with its publications, Republikein, Namibian Sun, Allgemeine Zeitung, Windhoek Express, Erongo and Ewi, is proud to announce the launch of the Namibia Town of the Year “NTY” People’s Choice.  

Namibians from all corners of the country will have the opportunity to choose their Town of the Year through an SMS competition. The 37 towns in Namibia will be divided into four areas and people from across the country will choose a town to represent each area in the national finals which will be held at the 2016 Namibia Tourism Expo from 18 to 21 May 2016.

 

The four areas are: 

The North with its proud cultural heritage, including the cuca shops with their innovative names, and the mighty Zambezi and Okavango rivers. 

The West with the oldest desert in the world, historical towns and Sossusvlei with its majestic dunes. 

The Central area with it game lodges, wildlife and the Etosha National Park. 

The South with its vast open spaces, crayfish and the Fish River Canyon.

 

The Northern competition for this areas will take place from 20 August to 02 September 2015 via SMS through out the country. The Namibia Tourism Expo team will be visiting the Olufuko Festival at Outapi and the Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair to encourage people to vote for their town of the north.

The Central competition for this area will take place from the 20 October to 31 October 2015 via SMS throughout the country. The NAMIBIA TOURISM Expo Team will be visiting the Copper Festival in Tsumeb during that time to encourage people to vote for their town of the Central.

The Western competition for this area will take place from the 03 - 14 December 2015 via SMS throughout the country. The NAMIBIA TOURISM Expo Team will be visiting the Coast  during that time to encourage people to vote for their town of the West.

The Southern competition for this area will take place from the 17 - 27 March 2016 via SMS throughout the country. The NAMIBIA TOURISM Expo Team will be visiting the Crayfish Festival in Luderitz during that time to encourage people to vote for their town of the South.

Please follow the press for winner announcements.

 

PRIZES 
The four area winners will compete against each other at the Namibia Tourism Expo during the national finals in May 2016. The area winners will receive editorial and advertising coverage to the value of N$50 000, while the national winner will receive an additional N$200 000 in editorial and advertising coverage.

Each of the area winners will be expected to participate at the 2016 Namibia Tourism Expo and will receive N$25 000 in cash to help cover the costs related to the Expo. Each town will receive a brochure to promote tourist attractions and establishments in their town. 

One lucky-draw SMS entrant will receive N$1 000 cash prize after the announcement of the name of each area winner.

For more information contact Maggy Mbako at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tira Nangolo at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click here to download the Town of the Year information pack