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Computer Village market operators claim N20b loss as lockdown order takes effect

Computer Village market operators claim N20b loss as lockdown order takes effect

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Though operators of the Computer Village market, Ikeja, Lagos may have complied with the state’s directive, which ordered the closure of some markets, they put the loss suffered by the market within the last three months at about N20 billion. Checks by The Guardian yesterday, showed full compliance, as all the entrance gates to the market were under lock and key. Some of the operators that spoke with The Guardian said their health remains a priority, “so we support the shut down of the market until things normalise. However, since the discovery of this pandemic and spread, almost three months now, we have lost billions of Naira.” Specifically, the Public Relations Officer, Computer and Allied Products Dealers Association of Nigeria (CAPDAN) Olaifa Ademola, told The Guardian that ...