Amazon to open African headquarters in South Africa

Amazon, an American multinational technology which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming and artificial intelligence, has announced that it will be opening its African headquarters in South Africa with a real estate investment of over $279 million (R4 billion).   The 15-hectare parcel of land is located at a new development in River Club, a prime section of the Cape Town and it includes two precincts. The first precinct of 60,000sqm will occupy different layers of development; while the second section of 70,000 will hold Amazon headquarters in Africa.   Business Tech reported that…

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Heavily armed men went first to a police headquarters and killed everyone before marching to the bank to rob at kogi State

Armed robbers have killed a Divisional policeman (DPO) and a number of other others, including civilians during a bank robbery in Kogi State. Streetrequest  NEWS gathered that the incident which occurred on Thursday, June 4, 2020, initially Bank, Isanlu in Yagba East government Area of Kogi State, lasted for over two hours. According to a source, Fisayo Soyombo, an investigative journalist, the heavily armed men went first to a police headquarters and killed everyone before marching to the bank to rob it. “For overflow 2 hours today, a minimum of…

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Defence Headquarters confirms death of two Nigerian soldiers and 3 Boko Haram members in ambush

  The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has disclosed that two soldiers were killed in an ambush lauched against troops by Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday May 17.   The Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, John Enenche said three members of the terrorist group were also killed in the ambush which occurred when troops of Combat Team 1, Operation Kantana Jimlan were on patrol along Buni Yadi – Buni Gari axis of Yobe State.   Eneche said soldiers encountered multiple Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and a Boko Haram ambush which occurred eight kilometres ahead…

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