Ohorongo best overall

Managing Director of Ohorongo Cement, Mr Hans-Willem Schütte (left) receiving the best overall award from the Namibia Manufacturing Association from the Minister of Trade and Industry, Hon. Calle Schlettwein, under the watchful eye of association chairman, Mr Brian Black.Several leading local manufacturers were rewarded for their excellence last week at the first Manufacturer of the Year Awards. Ohorongo Cement from Otjiwarongo was selected the overall winner from several categories where the cement maker faced some stiff competition. Before being chosen for the grand award, Ohorongo first showed its mettle by winning the categories for Best New Manufacturer, Best Corporate Manufacturer, and Environment Most Friendly Manufacturer.