Jim Ovia withdraws from WEF in South Africa

A day after showing up for the opening sessions of the ongoing World Economic Forum for Africa going on in Cape Town South Africa, Mr. Jim Ovia has just withdraw his further participation.

Jim Ovia who is the Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s second largest bank said he is withdrawing as a result of the hypersensitivity of the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other African countries.

Yesterday, Nigeria withdrew its participation from the ongoing World Economic Forum for Africa in Cape Town South Africa.

Nigeria has also announced that it could recall its ambassador to South Africa amongst other plans to register its displeasure on the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other Africans.