Press Releases

Verityhurst Announces the Opening of its North America Operation Offices in NYC on November 2, 2020

NEW YORK, Nov. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verityhurst (Pty) Ltd, a South African-based Private Equity firm announces its North America operation offices will be opening in November 2020. The North America operation office will be located in New York City, and will be headed by a Vice President, who will be recruited in NYC. […]


North East Nigeria: COVID-19 Point of Entry Dashboard 24 (24 – 30 October 2020)

OVERVIEW IOM DTM in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the state Ministry of Health have been conducting monitoring of individuals moving into Nigeria’s conflict-affected northeastern states of Adamawa and Borno under pillar four (Points of entry) of COVID 19 preparedness and response planning guidelines. During the period 24 – 30 October 2020, […]


IOM Nigeria Flash Report #23: Population Displacement – North West/North Central Nigeria (26 October – 1 November 2020)

The crisis in Nigeria’s North Central and North West zones, which involves long-standing tensions between ethnic and linguistic groups; attacks by criminal groups; and banditry/hirabah (such as kidnapping and grand larceny along major highways) led to fresh wave of population displacement. Latest attacks affected 1,992 individuals, including 51 injuries and 44 fatalities, in Birnin Gwari […]


Hoteliers, transporters, businesses in high spirit as Edo hots up for Super Eagles’ 2021 AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone

Hoteliers, businesses and residents of Edo State are in high spirit as preparations for the Super Eagles’ 2021 AFCON qualifier against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City hits top gear.   A cross-section of business owners who spoke to journalists at the weekend in Benin City, said […]