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Worldwide sector expertise with strong trade fair brands

Finding the right business partners – at Leoht Africa Exhibition & Events international innovation platforms.

We act as an interface between supply and demand and between trends and markets. Leoht Africa Events & Exhibition offers tailor-made trade fair formats worldwide with an international target audience. As a reliable marketing partner, we are synonymous with performance, quality and trust. This can be seen from the success of our customers.

We act as a marketing partner to our customers in the following industry sectors:


Our retail portfolio plays a crucial role in the retail supply chain, delivering B2B retail buying events for discerning retailers and interior professionals. Our mission is to make a positive contribution to the retail and creative industries, consistently evolving and shaping our events with unrivalled content and inspiration.

The impressive portfolio of B2B retail buying events provides vital opportunities for retail buyers to source a wide range of products across home, interiors, gift and christmas, from the most creative brands, manufacturers, distributors and designers.

With events taking place in West and East Africa every year, the events are well placed to serve and inspire retailers far and wide.


Leoht Africa Exhibitions &  Events’ fashion portfolio spans the continent with an array of industry-leading events. In Nigeria, RTW SOURCE is the leading global fashion trade show that strengthens business relations, inspires and fosters the interdisciplinary knowledge exchange.

SOURCE TEXTILE & APPAREL show is a Wholesale Apparel show. STA has an event floor filled with top name brands and up-and-coming innovators featuring more than 1000+ lines from more than 300+ exhibitors.

Our portfolio of building technologies events has connected more than 20,000 global suppliers and african buyers providing an exceptional opportunity to do business, network and learn in sanitation, plumbing, electricals, tools and hardware, energy, coatings sectors.

Our events provides the industry an unrivaled opportunity to meet key regional buyers and do business.

ELEX is the Africa’s largest electronics trade fair dedicated to bringing the forefront of next-generation and emerging technologies to the African marketplace. Featuring a wide-range of innovative and ready-to-source electronics from 100% Verified Suppliers.

Our Electronics shows serve as a platform for B2B buyers to connect with the leading drivers of innovation, and source the most in-demand, innovative and on-trend electronics ready for retail. Setting the bar high is our standard as we work closely with export-ready manufacturers and suppliers to provide buyers worldwide a sourcing journey like no other.

During this time where businesses are transforming faster than ever before, technology will play an increasingly important and pivotal role. Our Technology events are cutting-edge events that deliver value and unforgettable experiences by connecting business leaders, government bodies, technology experts and world class solutions providers. We provide an independent guide to the shifting tech landscape, helping businesses around the world to embrace the transition to a digital future and unlock the power of technology.

Our growing list of events spans  retail technology, home automation and smart manufacturing through to consumer electronics and hardware. Technology areas covered include cloud solutions, future networks, cyber security, data analytics, AI, e-commerce, collaboration tools and payments technology. Across these sectors and technology areas we curate world class opportunities for networking and knowledge sharing and, in partnership with our exhibitors & sponsors, showcase best-in-class technology solutions.