Côte d'Ivoire won the Grand Prize of the President of Faso on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Ouagadougou International Handicraft Fair (SIAO), APA sat on the organizers on the day before the event was closed.
This price, worth 3 million CFA francs, received a solemn award Friday evening.
Burkina Faso, the second highest bidder in the best booth country, with 2 million CFA francs, returned to Niger, while third in the same category won 1.5 million FCFAs in Cameroon.
48 hours before the biennial, the international jury and the various jury will breed the best works on Friday, November 2, 2018.
On October 26, SIAO 2018 opened, focusing on African crafts, market requirements and technological development, and closing its doors this Sunday, November 4th.
The Madagascar event is organized around a number of activities, including thematic sales exhibitions, workshop-themed workshops, B-B meetings, Madagascar Day and Madagascar Day. the best works competition.
Quinzime of its kind, this edition of the show has been registered by over 3,000 exhibitors from thirty countries, 250 buyers and more visitors.
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